Article: ‘Superweeds Out-Flank Glyphosate: Calling for Cultivators’

This article, from Rodale’s New Farm, highlights a growing problem with genetically modified ‘Roundup Ready’ crops which is causing significant economic hardship for farmers, especially in Southern States.

As the world’s leading herbicide loses its punch, cultural methods and careful mechanical cultivation reemerge as the smart choice for managing weeds.

By Betsy McCann, The New Farm http://www.rodaleinstitute.org/20090645/nf1

For a video overview of this issue, with some dramatic footage and interviews, you can also watch the following ABC News Report: Super Weed Can’t be Killed: The Once Controllable Pig Weed is Destroying Many Cotton and Soy Harvests (10/16/2009)

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