Carey Gillam

Carey Gillam

Carey Gillam is a journalist and author, and a public interest researcher for US Right to Know, a not-for-profit food industry research group. Her most recent book is Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science. You can follow her on Twitter @careygillam.

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Just as scientists had warned of weed resistance with glyphosate, many scientists warned Monsanto that the new uses of dicamba would likely devastate farms not growing dicamba-tolerant GMO crops. The company assured growers its version of dicamba would not drift. (Photo: Bacsica/iStock) Views
Wednesday, February 05, 2020
It’s Farmer v. Monsanto in Court Fight Over Dicamba Herbicide
A showdown is underway in the Midwest as the owner of a large Missouri peach farm seeks to hold the former Monsanto Co. accountable for millions of dollars in damage to his crops—losses the farmer claims resulted from a corporate strategy to induce farmers to buy high-priced specialty seeds and...
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