The residents of Nitro, West Virginia, will receive $84 million for medical monitoring, $9 million for the cleanup of 4,500 homes, and legal fees.
Scientists from over forty countries collaborated on a project to decode the genome of a common domestic pig breed.
On Tuesday, California voted down a referendum that would have required labels for genetically-modified foods.
Dr. Drew Ramsey talks about how diet can affect brain health. Growing tomatoes next spring starts with amending your soil. And, let's make fried green tomatoes!
According a recent study, herbicide use has increased by 527 million pounds since herbicide resistant GMOs first hit the scene in 1996.
Over the last 18 years, GM food has become quite common in the U.S. During that same period, a growing number of children have developed allergies to food.
About 2 million acres of Aquamax corn were planted across the Corn Belt this year, making it the first drought-resistant lineup to be widely available.
The USDA grants unrestricted use of GMO sugar beets, and California voters consider GMO labeling requirements.
A study shows industrial tomatoes' perfectly red cast is linked to reduced flavor. Just another reason to patronize your local farmers market this weekend.
A group of scientists is questioning the company's claims of "more crop per drop."
One grocer pulled Kashi cereals from his shelves after discovering the company wasn't completely transparent about what is -- or isn't -- natural.
Connecticut gets closer to labeling genetically modified organisms in their food -- but not everyone supports the measure.
Connecticut representative Richard Roy believes citizens of his state have a right to know what's in their food.
In a now-defunct factory in Nitro, West Virginia, Monsanto manufactured the herbicide used in Agent Orange for two decades.
California-based Harrington Investments warned Monsanto they have significant lawsuits waiting to happen, but Monsanto rejected the study proposal.
A new social media platform wants consumers to call for labeling about GMOs.
A new study has found RNA in the livers of people who ate rice. What does that mean for GMO giants like Monsanto?
The EPA found that GM corn from Monsanto might be losing effectiveness in battling rootworm.
From food recalls to the great GMO debate to Michelle Obama's shifting focus, 2011 was a busy year for food news.
Four states have found rootworm damage to their corn crops despite using Monsanto's genetically-modified seeds, and the EPA is not happy.