Assorted Links

  • A Nielsen report on the market for "clean" and "natural" meats
  • David Zilberman at UC Berkeley has a nice post summarizing the ups and downs in the history of Monsanto
  • A report, based on USDA data, suggests that there has been a rapid rise in the number of hens in cage free systems 
  • Remember the controversy over the World Health Organization's cancer agency classifying glyphosate (aka Roundup) a probable carcinogen?  According to this story, the agency is now asking experts who participated in the decision not to share emails an communications in response to freedom of information requests.