The International Agency for Research on Cancer issued a report last year declaring the herbicide glyphosate a probable carcinogen. Since then, the group’s research methods have come under question and more people are demanding open records about IARC’s work on the glyphosate finding.
Update – Monsanto Dicamba Herbicide-Tolerant Cotton and Soybean Plants – Lawsuit against EPA has been Filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit which requests that the Court “… review the final order of the [EPA] granting a conditional registration for the new uses of the herbicide[…]Read More »
Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) wants to include a ban on pesticides linked to declining bee health in next year’s farm bill, one of several initiatives he is pushing in the legislation to reauthorize agriculture and nutrition programs. Read moreRead More »