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Monsanto has long touted flagship product Roundup as the one thing standing between farmers and ruined crops, but according to a lawsuit that moved forward last week in San Francisco, good harvests are not the only thing Roundup helps produce. The lawsuit accuses Monsanto of knowing since 2000 that Roundup's active ingredient causes cancer. Rather than coming clean and helping farmers out, the lawsuit goes on to allege, Monsanto has worked to suppress information. Social media users say that kind of shifty business is right in line with Monsanto's past behavior, and Roundup gets 87 percent negative opinions online. Cancer is far from the only issue the biotech juggernaut is facing. Farmers in South Dakota and Kansas have filed their own lawsuits alleging that Monsanto's newest pesticide treatments have destroyed their farmlands and threatened their livelihoods. –Hugo Guzman