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By Carey Gillam CAMBRIA, Calif.- Standing on the ridge overlooking her central California farm, new widow Teri McCall sees her husband Jack nearly everywhere. There, atop the highest hill, is...

May 9, 2016

By Carey Gillam As the active ingredient in Monsanto’s branded Roundup weed killer, along with hundreds of other weed-killing products, the chemical called glyphosate spells billions of dollars...

May 4, 2016

News Release For Immediate Release: February 17, 2016 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin, 415-944-7350, gary@usrtk.org Consumer advocacy group U.S. Right to Know applauded the U.S. Food...

February 17, 2016

Monsanto Shareholders Meeting Draws Fire  An array of GMO and pesticide critics spoke out at Monsanto Co.’s annual meeting of shareholders on Friday, Jan. 29  in the company's hometown of...

February 1, 2016

When microbiologist Bruce Hemming was hired two years ago to test breast milk samples for residues of the key ingredient in the popular weed-killer Roundup, Hemming at first scoffed at the...

January 11, 2016

News Release For Immediate Release: Monday, January 11, 2016 For More Information Contact: Carey Gillam, Research Director (913) 526-6190, carey@usrtk.org USDA Avoids Analyzing Glyphosate...

January 11, 2016

News Release For Immediate Release: Wednesday, October 28, 2015 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 USDA Whistleblower Complaint Raises Question: What Else Is USDA Hiding on...

October 28, 2015

Update: This blog has been updated to include a running list of news stories and commentary generated by our ongoing investigation. U.S. Right to Know is conducting an investigation into the...

September 5, 2015

News Release For Immediate Release: Monday, March 30th, 2015 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 USRTK Calls for Investigation of Monsanto Cover Up, Harassment of USDA...

March 30, 2015