A Knight sprayer sprays glyphosate in a field© Tim Scrivener
Further doubt has been cast over the use of glyphosate ahead of a crucial eleventh-hour vote to relicense the weedkiller for a further five years for use in the EU. The five-year licence extension was put forward by the EU Commission (EC) in October after a 10-year period was rejected amid disputed health fears surrounding the herbicide. But, even with the reduced licensing term, member states failed to reach a decision when the proposals were put to a vote earlier […]
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