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Germany, EU Parliament, Phasing Out Monsanto Weedkiller Roundup

On Tuesday, German Agriculture Minister Julia Kloeckner announced that legislation is being drafted to end the use of glyphosate in the country’s home gardens, parks and sports facilities.

Glyphosate, the active ingredient in agricultural giant Monsanto’s Roundup product, is used to kill weeds. In Germany, an estimated 40 percent of all crop-growing land is treated with the toxic chemical.  Continue reading Germany, EU Parliament, Phasing Out Monsanto Weedkiller Roundup