Agriculture

Nika Knight, staff writer
Monsanto is poised to begin planting genetically modified varieties of corn and cotton in Nigeria, provoking the outrage of millions. In response to the biotech behemoth's application for the release and marketing of the GMO crops in the West African nation, 100 non-profits representing over 5 million Nigerians on Monday presented the government...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Activists rally outside a closed-door European Commission meeting on Monday. (Photo: Food Policy Revolution/Twitter)
A wave of opposition has slammed the brakes on a plan to re-approve the use of...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
More than half a million people could die in the next few decades as a result...