A Giant Organic Farm Faces Criticism That It’s Harming The Environment : NPR

A huge organic farm that’s backed by General Mills is facing accusations that it’s doing more environmental harm than good. The project shows the difficulties of delivering on green promises.
— Read on www.npr.org/2021/05/03/989984124/a-giant-organic-farm-faces-criticism-that-its-harming-the-environment

Farmers scramble to find herbicide alternatives after court overturns EPA dicamba weedkiller approval | Genetic Literacy Project

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued a decision vacating the registrations of three dicamba herbicides, XtendiMax (Bayer), Engenia
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/06/05/farmers-scramble-to-find-herbicide-alternatives-after-court-overturns-epa-dicamba-weedkiller-approval/

How the pigweed Palmer amaranth became a ‘super weed’—and what it tells us about preventing herbicide resistance | Genetic Literacy Project

Bound up with the bad news of super weeds is good news for farmers — a window of opportunity.
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/02/28/how-the-pigweed-palmer-amaranth-became-a-super-weed-and-what-it-tells-us-about-preventing-herbicide-resistance/

Losing glyphosate herbicides would be ‘major blow’ to sustainable farming, weed scientist argues | Genetic Literacy Project

Glyphosate, the herbicide that has revolutionized weed control since its introduction in 1974, faces steadily increasing restrictions and in some cases
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2020/01/10/losing-glyphosate-herbicides-would-be-major-blow-to-sustainable-farming-weed-scientist-argues/