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Monsanto carries East Tennessee State past Mercer 70-64

MACON, Ga. (AP) — Damari Monsanto matched his season high with 24 points plus 10 rebounds as East Tennessee State defeated Mercer 70-64 on Wednesday night. David Sloan had 14 points for East Tennessee State (11-6, 7-2 Southern Conference). Silas Adheke added 11 points and 10 rebounds. Mercer totaled 24…
bubmag
February 4, 2021
Monsanto

A Blueprint for a Trust-Busting Biden Presidency

Joe Biden has the opportunity to be America’s first trust-busting president in at least 50 years. He could go down in history as the smiling man on the back of an Amtrak train, declaring war, as Franklin Delano Roosevelt did nearly a century ago, on the “privileged princes of these…
bubmag
December 18, 2020
Monsanto

Farms Can’t Save the Planet

In late June, overlooked amid pandemic, economic crisis, and protest headlines, a bipartisan cohort of United States senators introduced a bill to establish a U.S. Department of Agriculture, or USDA, certification program, helping farmers and forest landowners participate in carbon credit markets. The bill’s sponsoring politicians ranged from Rhode Island…
bubmag
August 7, 2020
Monsanto

Bayer: Solid performance despite COVID-19 impact

Leverkusen, August 4, 2020 – The Bayer Group’s businesses turned in a solid performance in the second quarter of 2020 despite the COVID-19 pandemic and the associated uncertainties. “Thanks to the growth in our agricultural business, we raised EBITDA before special items – and we did so in a challenging…
bubmag
August 4, 2020
Monsanto

California cities: Monsanto settlement to fund water cleanup

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Major California cities say they’ll use their share of a $650 million settlement to clean up the now-banned chemical PCB from bays, lakes and other waterways polluted for decades.The giant chemical company Monsanto announced a tentative agreement Wednesday with government entities that had filed suit since…
bubmag
June 25, 2020
Monsanto

Bayer inks largest settlement in pharma history with $10B Roundup deal

Bayer volunteered for quite a headache with its 2018 pickup of Monsanto and weedkiller Roundup, what with lawsuits piling up and investors chomping at the bit. Now, it's looking to relieve the pain of that multibillion-dollar legal overhang with an enormous deal to escape the Roundup litigation.  Bayer will dole out between $10.1 billion…
bubmag
June 24, 2020