KW: We still have farmers here in Hawke’s Bay using round up to spray there paddocks that turn brown and then drilling directly into this and planting new seeds. It is a disgrace to our image of ‘clean and green’. I copied this comment from the article reprinted here. ‘Glyphosate binds (chelates) vital nutrients such as iron, manganese, zinc, and boron in the soil, preventing plants from taking them up. The GM glyphosate-tolerant crops once ingested diminish the minerals and nutrients within the body, studies (NOT PAID BY MONSANTO) have found that rats that consume a diet of glyphosate-treated food develop cancer after 11 months from nutrient deficiencies’.
Indeed we have had enough of these lying corporates poisoning us all along
German chemicals and pharmaceuticals giant Bayer disclosed that lawsuits from 9,300 plaintiffs were pending at the end of October. The lawsuits allege that the company’s recently acquired weed-killing product causes cancer.