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When Scientific Integrity and Corporate Interests Clash

Tyrone Hayes, professor of Integrative Biology at UC Berkeley, is known for his research findings regarding the effects of the herbicide atrazine, an endocrine disruptor, on the demasculinization of frogs. 98 more words

Interviews

Buckthorn oblivion

We put up the fence in our backyard 17 or 18 years ago, when our two oldest kids were little and the other two hadn’t come along yet. 310 more words

Minnesota

Atrazine: The Pesticide That Turns Male Frogs into Females

Ugh. How can people believe such stupid things? Chemicals aren’t turning the frogs gay, you conspiracy idiot! They’re turning them hermaphroditic! And they’re making the fish trans. 110 more words

Media

Scotts claims significant progress in killing GE bentgrass in Oregon

EPA’s approval of a special local need label for the Reckon herbicide will allow Scotts Miracle-Gro Co. to continue to make significant progress in controlling a genetically engineered creeping bentgrass in Malheur and Jefferson counties in Oregon, company officials say. 34 more words

Capital Press

California declares glyphosate a toxic cancer-causing chemical, effective July 7, 2017

This is very good news. Remember too if you are aware of the glyphosate in Roundup, that it’s in many other herbicides as well so check your labels. 322 more words

News

Monsanto’s Glyphosate Linked to the Death of Our Oceans and Coral Reefs

By Alex Pietrowski | Waking Times

Monsanto’s glyphosate, aka Roundup, is the most heavily used agricultural chemical in history, with some 3.5 billion plus gallons of the herbicide being used in the Unites States alone since its introduction in 1974. 627 more words

Environment

DANDELIONS DRIVE ME BONKERS!!!

Just look at THEM!

Sitting there taunting me.  Ugly barbed leaves radiating from a central stem of Medusa-like yellow flowers and bulbs.  They laugh at me as their yellow flowers morph into fluffy parachutes, and float away.   341 more words