Originally posted on http://ift.tt/14bRKmK :
"How broken is USDA? Last week they approved Monsanto’s dicamba-resistent GE seeds, designed to combat the “superweed” problem created by Monsanto's very own RoundUp-ready crops.
It's time to get off the pesticide treadmill!"
EPA & USDA: Fix your broken systems
When it comes to new GE crops, the federal decisionmaking process simply isn’t working — and it’s most certainly not serving the interests of farmers, rural communities or public health. USDA’s approval last week of Monsanto’s latest GE seed/herbicide combo shows just how broken things are.