Bayer Vegetable Seed Biz Has One Serious Buyer – DTN

🕔Mar 12, 2018Bayer has announced it is in exclusive talks with BASF on the sale of its vegetable seed business. The potential sale is another effort to move along Bayer’s acquisition of […]

Dicamba: Lawsuit calls for EPA to Vacate Monsanto Registration – DTN

🕔Feb 19, 2018New details are emerging from a lawsuit calling for EPA to vacate the registration of Monsanto’s dicamba herbicide.  Originally filed in January 2017, the lawsuit’s newly released briefs claim EPA […]

Monsanto Sets Dicamba Training Events, Opportunities

🕔Feb 1, 2018Ahead of the 2018 growing season, Monsanto is providing free in-person training sessions to help reinforce proper use of low-volatility dicamba formulations to control weeds in the Roundup Ready Xtend […]

Glyphosate Report Replay; EPA Internal Emails Make it Interesting – DTN

🕔Jan 26, 2018When the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency inadvertently posted to its website a yet-to-be-published cancer risk assessment on glyphosate on May 2, 2016, internal emails show then EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy […]

Dicamba Lawsuits: U.S. Judicial Panel to Decide Best Venue – DTN

🕔Jan 19, 2018Attorneys representing farmers from across the country who filed multiple lawsuits alleging off-target dicamba damage to their crops will try to convince a federal panel of judges next week that […]

California Law Requiring Cancer Warning on Glyphosate Label Challenged – DTN

🕔Jan 4, 2018Attorneys general in 11 states have joined agriculture groups in asking a district court to block a law in California that requires labels on products that may contain the herbicide […]

EPA: Glyphosate Unlikely Carcinogenic – DTN

🕔Dec 20, 2017The herbicide glyphosate is not likely to be carcinogenic to humans. That is the conclusion reached by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in its draft risk assessment released this week. […]

Dicamba, 2018: States Struggle with Application Restrictions – DTN

🕔Dec 14, 2017The drama over dicamba herbicide use continued this week as some states wrestled with requiring spray regulations over and beyond new federal labels.   Evidence of continued turmoil came on Dec. […]

Bayer-Monsanto Merger: One Step Closer, CIFIUS Review Completed – DTN

🕔Dec 4, 2017Bayer has edged another step closer to its acquisition of Monsanto. Today, Dec. 1, the companies announced the Committee of Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) has completed a […]

Dicamba: Lawsuits and Insurance Claims Piling Up – Part 2

🕔Nov 20, 2017Editor’s Note:  Tiffany Dowell Lashmet continues her coverage of dicamba with an overview of the legal side of the issue in this article. Click to read her earlier post: Dicamba: It […]

The Latest