World’s Number 1 Herbicide Discovered in U.S. Mothers’ Breast Milk

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by Sustainable Pulse - 6 April 2014

Pilot study shows build-up of glyphosate herbicide in Mothers’ bodies Urine testing shows glyphosate levels over 10 times higher than in Europe Initial testing shows Monsanto and Global regulatory bodies are wrong regarding bio-accumulation of glyphosate, leading to serious public health concerns Testing...

Sustainable Food

Russian Experts Push Medvedev to Include GMOs in Sanctions

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In an official letter Wednesday to Russian Prime Minister Dimitry Medvedev, a group of top Russian experts including scientists, farmers and eco groups urged him to add all foods containing GMOs to the existing food sanctions that have been placed by Russia on the EU, U.S. and Australia amongst others. The suggested ban includes all 18 varieties of genetically modified crops, registered and approved...

Sustainable Agriculture

Food Safety Experts Slam USDA over 2,4-D GM Crops Approval

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Center for Food Safety has condemned the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) decision to fully deregulate Dow Chemical’s Enlist corn and soybeans, genetically engineered to withstand repeated spraying of the herbicide 2,4-D. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has yet to approve the accompanying herbicide, which is a blend of 2,4-D and glyphosate. “2,4-D resistant crops pose a monumental...