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Corn Rootworm Now Resistant to Monsanto’s Genetically Modified Corn

September 5th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

As Ken Roseboro wrote earlier today, Monsanto GM sweet corn is about to be much more ubiquitous in the U.S. Interestingly, this announcement comes at about the same time as the release of a new study out of Iowa State University showing that some organisms that are supposed to be repelled by this GM corn are becoming resistant to it (and passing on that resistance to their offspring)


Bt Corn Benefits Non-GM Corn

October 11th, 2010 | by Heather Carr

A new study published in Science found that Bt corn provides economic benefits for farmers who plant non-GM corn in nearby fields. It sounds great, but is that the whole story



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