Thursday, 26 October 2017

Monsanto Attacks Scientists After Studies Show Trouble For Weedkiller Dicamba

npr
In a normal year, Kevin Bradley, a professor of weed science at the University of Missouri, would have spent his summer testing new ways to control a troublesome little plant called water hemp. This has not been a normal year. Details here.



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Martina Nolte 

Human Exposure to Glyphosate Has Skyrocketed 500% Since Introduction of GMO Crops


EcoWatch
Glyphosate—the most widely applied herbicide worldwide and the controversial main ingredient in Monsanto's star product Roundup—is not just found on corn and soy fields. This pervasive chemical can be detected in everyday foods such as cookies, crackers, ice cream and even our own urine. Story here.


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