The Story Exchange | Christina Kelly | Article Link | Oct 9, 2018

Entomologist Pam Marrone has turned a fascination with insects into Marrone Bio Innovations Inc., a publicly traded company that develops natural pest-control products as alternatives to controversial pesticides. The Davis, California, business stands to benefit from a slew of bad legal news for Monsanto, maker of popular herbicide Roundup. But it hasn’t been an easy journey for Marrone, who lost control of her first startup and went into debt after an accounting scandal at her current company.

By Christina Kelly