Bayer Confirms End of Sale of Glyphosate-Based Herbicides for US Lawn & Garden Market

by Sustainable Pulse - 29 July 2021

Bayer have announced that they will no longer sell glyphosate-based herbicides to U.S. gardeners as of 2023, following the costly litigation battle over their cancer causing weedkiller Roundup. Bayer Monsanto stated Thursday that “the company and its partners will replace its glyphosate-based products...

Sustainable Agriculture

Global Civil Society and Indigenous Peoples Demand UN FAO Cuts Ties with Pesticide Industry

On Friday, civil society and indigenous peoples organizations delivered more than 187,300 petition signatures from over 107 countries to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Director-General Qu Dongyu, demanding that the FAO end its partnership with CropLife International, an association representing the world’s largest agrochemical companies. The global petition was facilitated...