Consumer groups kick up a concerted effort to oust FDA deputy commissioner Michael Taylor from...

|By:, SA News Editor

Consumer groups kick up a concerted effort to oust FDA deputy commissioner Michael Taylor from his position due to his previous ties to Monsanto (MON). Though the official says he recuses himself from issues related to animal and plant biotechnology, critics say his background adds credence to the notion that the FDA favors the interests of large companies over small farmers.