|Science journal urged to retract Monsanto GM study|
Reuters - 11/30/2012. By Kate Kelland – The publisher of a much-criticized study suggesting genetically modified corn caused tumors in rats has come under heavy pressure from scientists to retract the paper and explain why it was ever printed.
|DuPont ‘Fraud’ in Monsanto Seed Case Unsealed by Judge|
Bloomberg - 11/30/2012. By Jack Kaskey and Susan Decker – DuPont Co., the most valuable U.S. chemical maker, lied to a federal court and investors about its right to use Monsanto Co. seed technology as a central part of its defense in a patent lawsuit, a judge ruled.
|Cornstalks Everywhere But Nothing Else, Not Even A Bee|
National Public Radio - 11/30/2012. By Robert Krulwich – We'll start in a cornfield – we'll call it an Iowa cornfield in late summer – on a beautiful day. The corn is high. The air is shimmering. There's just one thing missing – and it's a big thing, a very big thing, but I won't tell you what, not yet.
|Mali’s Lush Wetlands Drained by Foreign Agribusiness|
National Geographic - 11/30/2012. By Fred Pearce – This piece is part of Water Grabbers: A Global Rush on Freshwater, a special National Geographic News series on how grabbing land – and water – from poor people, desperate governments, and future generations threatens global food security, environmental sustainability, and local cultures.