The EPA finalizes regulations on standards for pesticide applicator licensing which allows applicators to use subset of highly toxic chemicals.
Next year, things have to be different, says Forest City, Iowa, farmer Doug Tweeten. This past summer he, and thousands of U.S. farmers, walked into cupped, crinkled soybean fields with suspected dicamba damage. “I don’t think anyone wants to go through this again—in a perfect world the [dicamba] formulation won’t[…]Read More »
Misinformation about biotech plants – as Kevin Folta explains the problem in his article, Risky Whiskey, “It all boils down to the same fundamental problem. People do not understand the science, they don’t know what they are afraid of, and there are unscrupulous marketers out there ready to make a buck[…]Read More »