John’s World: Losing the Monsanto Name

June 25, 2018 07:22 AM

The following content is commentary and opinions expressed are solely those of the author.

The Bayer acquisition of Monsanto has come to a close. With that change, Bayer plans to drop the “Monsanto” name.

“Names have a lot more power in our minds than we think,” said U.S. Farm Report commentator John Phipps.

Phipps discusses why this merger will “deflate some of the overblown hysteria around GMOs and pesticides” on John’s World.

Watch John’s World every weekend on U.S. Farm Report.

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  When I hear the name Monsato I think of the 800 pound Gorilla in the room! good riddance

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  Unfortunately, the gorilla is still in the room, but has a mask on now. Hopefully awareness and opposition will not weaken.


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