s, we’re running out of time to stop chemical giants Monsanto and Bayer from merging into a mega-corporation. The Department of Justice has all but signed off, and the public comment period – our last chance to stop this mega-merger – ends on Aug. 13!
A Monsanto-Bayer merger would be catastrophic for bees, butterflies and our food system. Bayer’s neonicotinoid pesticides are decimating bee populations, and Monsanto’s Roundup® is credited with the sharp decline in monarch butterfly populations. All of us who want fewer pesticides in our food need to make our voices heard. There’s not a minute to waste.
Friends of the Earth is doing everything we can to stop this merger. We’ve heard from thousands of activists, but we still need 15,000 people to share their thoughts before MIDNIGHT tomorrow – and we’re missing your response. Take 30 seconds right now to complete our survey: