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California Law Requiring Cancer Warning on Glyphosate Label Challenged – DTN

California Law Requiring Cancer Warning on Glyphosate Label Challenged – DTN

πŸ‘€By Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jan 4, 2018

Attorneys general in 11 states have joined agriculture groups in asking a district court to block a law in California that requires labels on products that may contain the herbicide glyphosate, known as Proposition 65.Β Β  On Dec. 27, 2017, a

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EPA: Glyphosate Unlikely Carcinogenic – DTN

EPA: Glyphosate Unlikely Carcinogenic – DTN

πŸ‘€By Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Dec 20, 2017

The herbicide glyphosate is not likely to be carcinogenic to humans. That is the conclusion reached by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in its draft risk assessment released this week. The assessment is set for a 60-day public comment period

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Louisiana Soybeans: New Herbicide Systems Offer Better Weed Control Options

Louisiana Soybeans: New Herbicide Systems Offer Better Weed Control Options

πŸ‘€By Olivia McClure, LSU AgCenter 🕔Aug 28, 2017

Three new soybean herbicide systems will give Louisiana farmers much-needed tools to fight increasing resistant weed populations they have struggled with in recent years. However, LSU AgCenter weed scientists caution that the new products, which they have been evaluating in

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Glyphosate Review by EPA Panel Offers Mixed Opinions – DTN

Glyphosate Review by EPA Panel Offers Mixed Opinions – DTN

πŸ‘€By Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Mar 20, 2017

Despite disagreements among members of a scientific panel reviewing the herbicide glyphosate for cancer connections, the final report of a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency panel concludes there is “no reliable evidence of an association between glyphosate exposure and any solid

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Virginia Cotton: Warm Winters Bring Thoughts of Burndown

Virginia Cotton: Warm Winters Bring Thoughts of Burndown

πŸ‘€By Johnny Parker, Commonwealth Gin 🕔Mar 2, 2017

Temperatures for the immediate future are supposed to stay above normal for another week or more. And the last week of April is supposed to be below normal with May 11 as the last night below 50. (Please note the

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Herbicide Drift: How Low A Dose Triggers Symptoms? Surprising Answers

Herbicide Drift: How Low A Dose Triggers Symptoms? Surprising Answers

πŸ‘€BY BOB HARTZLER, EXTENSION WEED SPECIALIST, IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY 🕔Jan 18, 2017 Read Full Article
Glyphosate and Cancer: Scientist Admits Problem with Conclusions – DTN

Glyphosate and Cancer: Scientist Admits Problem with Conclusions – DTN

πŸ‘€By Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Dec 16, 2016

The consensus is the herbicide glyphosate is unlikely to be carcinogenic to humans, based on the scientific data collected by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and presented to a scientific advisory panel, or SAP, studying cancer links to glyphosate this

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Glyphosate Gets a Positive Nod from WHO and FAO

Glyphosate Gets a Positive Nod from WHO and FAO

πŸ‘€From a Press Release 🕔May 16, 2016

Glyphosate does not pose a likely risk as a cancer causing chemical in humans from exposure to foods that contain ingredients treated with the herbicide during production, according to an assessment by the United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

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Glyphosate Residue Testing to Start in Corn, Soybeans, Milk, Eggs – DTN

Glyphosate Residue Testing to Start in Corn, Soybeans, Milk, Eggs – DTN

πŸ‘€By Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Feb 18, 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration plans to begin testing for glyphosate residues in corn, soybeans, milk and eggs, though the agency did not offer a timeline when that testing might begin. FDA has conducted food residue tests on hundreds

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Pennsylvania: Soybean Performance Tests Available Online

πŸ‘€By Greg Roth, Penn State 🕔Jan 7, 2015

The 2014 trials, conducted at three locations in Pennsylvania (Blair, Centre and Lancaster Counties) tested more than 100 varieties of early and late Round-Up Ready soybeans. Trials were also conducted on nearly two dozen varieties of double-crop Round-Up Ready varieties

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