Showing posts from October 25, 2017

European Parliament Votes to Ban Glyphosate in 28 Countries

EcoWatch The European Parliament, representing 28 countries and more than 500 million people, has voted to phase out the popular weedkiller, glyphosate over 5 years. It was also banned immediately in households. Story here. A container of "Roundup," the most famous formulation containing glyphosate, in a collection depot in Manitoba.  PinP photo.

'Immoral' salmon milking in Toronto rivers decried by anglers, park users

CBCnews Some fishermen are killing migratory female salmon to harvest their eggs for bait. Story here.