French President Emmanuel Macron Emmanuel Macron © Jacques Witt/SIPA/REX/Shutterstock
French president Emmanuel Macron has vowed to ban the use of glyphosate in France within three years. Mr Macron announced his intention to bring forward a ban on glyphosate in his country after the EU voted to relicense the weedkiller for five years in Brussels on Tuesday (28 November). In September, French government spokesman Christophe Castanier had announced France would phase out the weedkiller by the end of 2022. See also: Video – Farmers explain why glyphosate is vital EU […]
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