By Claire Robinson, GMWatch:
Originally published: Nation of Change
After the WHO’s classification of glyphosate as a “probable carcinogen”, Brazil’s cancer institute has condemned GM crops for placing the country in the top ranking globally for pesticide consumption, Claire Robinson reports.
By: Lorraine Chow
Breaking: Argentine and Brazilian Doctors Name Monsanto Linked Larvicide as Potential Cause of Microcephaly, Not Zika Virus
The latest contagious virus freaking out the globe, particularly women worried about birth defects, may have been caused by the presence of genetically-modified mosquitoes (GMMs) in Brazil.
GMO Labeling Requirements: Brazil Fines Nestle, PepsiCo For Failing To Disclose Genetically Modified Ingredients
By: Elizabeth Whitman
Soybean trading firms in Brazil will have to renegotiate agreements to collect royalties for seed giant Monsanto Co on genetically modified soybeans bought from farmers, the president of industry association Abiove said on Wednesday.
By: Michael Grey
Group from movement for landless people in Brazil claims GM crops ban is a victory over corporate influence