An agreement for the weedkiller’s maker to pay more than $10 billion to end litigation may not get court approval.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency defended its decision to allow farmers to continue to spray a recently banned herbicide through July 31 in a court filing on Tuesday evening.
Forest health experts said trees are being damaged from Indiana to Kansas, from North Dakota to Arkansas.
It's happening under the cover of strict coronavirus lockdown measures.
The Environmental Protection Agency broke the law in approving agricultural weedkilling products sold by Bayer and two other chemical giants, ignoring clear evidence that the new herbicides would cause widespread damage to crops, a federal court has ruled.
A federal appeals court ordered the government Wednesday to halt use of the widely sprayed herbicide dicamba.
Tensions flare after allegations that an APP subsidiary used a drone to spray herbicide on farms belonging to a community with which it's locked in a land dispute.
The ninth circuit court of appeals is being asked to overturn the EPA's approval of a Monsanto herbicide that is allegedly a threat to farm crops across the US.
Bayer has filed post-trial motions in the Missouri Bader Farms case, asking for the $265 million verdict to be overturned in the first dicamba-related case to go to trial.
Four of the fellows who participated in the program this year will discuss their ongoing research, activism, and experiences with publishing their ideas in the public sphere.
With job loss and stifled development in the renewable energy sector, economists, politicians, and advocates say policy action is necessary to stay on track.
The pandemic has put public health officials in a perilous place—caught between the common good and the often-toxic American drive for personal freedom.