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GM crops in Brazil have driven up pesticide use

Here’s an extremely useful study with a clear abstract. The study found that GM crop adoption in Brazil has driven up pesticide use 1.6-fold between the years 2000 and 2012.…

Michael Gove tells MPs Britain will follow EU ban on bee-harming pesticides – Greenpeace reaction

Commenting on the reassurances given to MPs by Defra secretary Michael Gove today that UK government policy on neonicotinoid pesticides will “follow both existing EU protections” and will be “enhanced…

Bees: Govt allows farmers to use ‘banned’ pesticide

Responding to news today that the Government has agreed to allow farmers to plant oilseed rape seeds treated with currently banned neonicotinoid pesticides this autumn, Friends of the Earth bees…