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Pesticides Trigger Death of the Bees. Corporate Corruption in Pesticide Research PDF Print E-mail

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Scientists Who Do Not Link Pesticides to Bee Deaths Are Often Funded by the Agrochemical Industry

‘Syngenta and Bayer have a substantial amount of influence in the debate,’ said one neurobiology researcher in response to a Greenpeace analysis of corporate corruption in pesticide research.

Pesticide manufacturers have spent millions influencing researchers who are investigating the role of neonicotinoids, a nicotine-like chemical found in many major pesticides, in bee die-offs, according to a recent analysis by Greenpeace.

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Monsanto and Bayer: Why Food And Agriculture Just Took A Turn For The Worse PDF Print E-mail

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News broke this week that Monsanto accepted a $66 billion takeover bid from Bayer. The new company would control more than 25 per cent of the global supply of commercial seeds and pesticides. Bayer’s crop chemicals business is the world’s second largest after Syngenta, and Monsanto is the leading commercial seeds business.

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