Johnathan Hettinger, Investigate Midwest | Civil Eats


Johnathan Hettinger is the enterprise reporter for the Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting, a nonprofit, online newsroom offering investigative and enterprise coverage of agribusiness, big ag, and related issues through data analysis, visualizations, in-depth reports and interactive web tools.

US Farmland Increasingly Controlled by Foreign Investment

Federal Court Outlaws Controversial Herbicide Dicamba

A sign posted in a field of Roundup Ready, dicamba-resistant soybeans.

Jury Awards $265M in Damages in Dicamba Trial Against Monsanto, BASF

spraying an orchard farm with a tractor

At Dicamba Trial, Evidence Shows Monsanto Execs Anticipated Pesticide Drift

Bill Bader, owner of Bader Farms, and his wife Denise pose in front of the Rush Hudson Limbaugh Sr. United States Courthouse in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. (Photo by Johnathan Hettinger/Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting)