Johnathan Hettinger is the Enterprise Reporter for the Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting, a nonprofit, online newsroom offering investigative and enterprise coverage of agribusiness, big ag, and related issues through data analysis, visualizations, in-depth reports and interactive web tools.
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Monday, February 17, 2020
Jury Awards $265M in Damages in Dicamba Trial Against Monsanto, BASF
A federal jury determined that German agribusiness giants Bayer and BASF will have to pay $250 million in punitive damages to Bader Farms, the largest peach farm in Missouri, for damage caused by their dicamba-related products. The verdict comes at the end of a three-week trial of a case where...