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New Study Confirms GMO Crops Causing More Pesticide Use, Superweeds

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Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) require more pesticide use on crops, say the authors of a 16-year study published in Environmental Sciences Europe. There is a provision lurking in the new Farm Bill which would further deregulate genetically modified (GM) foods in America. Monsanto has spent millions (over six, in fact) of dollars winning friends in Washington, DC. With the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) already deep in Monsanto's pockets, we can only hope members of Congress take note of these studies and of recent anti-GMO activity in Europe and Russia.

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