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Relying heavily on confidential industry research, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed to re-approve glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup. EPA’s conclusion that glyphosate poses no risks to humans contradicts a 2015 World Health Organization analysis of the leading...

Bayer chief executive Werner Baumann was dealt a blow Friday at the German chemical giant’s annual general meeting, amid tensions over last year’s...

Washington State University (WSU) researchers have found a variety of diseases and other health problems in the second- and third-generation offspring...

Newly released government email communications show a persistent effort by multiple officials within the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to slow...

Organic farming promotes natural resistance to common food-borne human pathogens, according to a study that evaluates the benefit of soil organisms. By...

Data analysts have predicted that the three biggest long tail risks facing casualty insurance today could potentially be glyphosate, opioids and talcum...

A French appeals court ruled on Thursday that Bayer’s Monsanto business was liable for the health problems of a farmer who had inhaled the weedkiller...

A draft US federal report has confirmed links between glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup weedkiller, and some forms of cancer. The report could...

When François Peaucellier talks about soil, he sounds like a sommelier. “It’s full of little leaves,” says the French farmer, holding up...

Bavaria has announced that it will pass into law a popular “save the bees” petition that promises drastic changes in farming practices – without...