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Bayer Reveals Monsanto Had ‘Watch Lists’ of GMO Opponents in 7 EU Countries

German chemicals and pharmaceuticals giant Bayer has revealed that Monsanto, the controversial US producer of pesticides and genetically modified organisms (GMOs) that it bought last year, had kept “watch lists” of its opponents in key EU member states and in EU institutions.  Bayer’s takeover of Monsanto in 2018 was one of the largest in German corporate history, valued at USD 63 billion.  However, as part of the controversies surrounding Monsanto’s pesticides and GMOs, the combined group now faces more than 13,000 lawsuits alleging Monsanto’s products such as weedkiller Roundup, had caused illnesses, most notably cancer.  Read more...



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