Last week EPA officials proposed increasing the number of states authorized to use the weed killer Enlist Duo from the existing 15 states to a total of 34 states, action that appears to be contrary to a move last year to vacate the product’s registration because it potentially posed a risk of being more toxic to non-targeted plants than first thought.
For all the good and productive benefits of modern agriculture, like feeding the world and providing lasting sustenance for a growing population, there is a dark side–as there generally is for all things good and worthy. Read moreRead More »
President Donald Trump says he can do better, signing an executive order Monday morning to leave trade deal negotiations. The news agitated several farm groups, who responded with a series of statements. Read moreRead More »