Investigative reporter Carey Gillam has been following agrochemical and ag biotech company Monsanto for years. Today, she joins us to talk about her new book, The Monsanto Papers, which tells the story of the Roundup cancer cases and reveals Monsanto’s “deadly secrets” and corporate corruption. Carey Gillam is an investigative journalist and research director for […]
Investigative journalist Carey Gillam talks about the consequences of glyphosate weedkiller. She’s the author of Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, from Island Press.
Does Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide really cause cancer? Why do we continue to use it on crops? What impact does it actually have on our bodies? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
You’ve heard of open source software, but have you heard of open source seeds? Jack Kloppenburg tells the Buzz all about it.
Mother Jones Food and Agriculture reporter Tom Philpott joined the Monday 8 O’Clock Buzz for his monthly check-in with Brian Standing. Today’s topic: an arms race between plant evolution and Monsanto.
Tom Philpott joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Monday, March 4, 2013. Philpott is the co-founder of Maverick Farms, an educational non-profit that promotes community resources and helps reconnect local food networks. Currently he writes the food and agriculture blog for Mother Jones.