Glyphosate approval draws wide ranging reactions

THE Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines’ (APVMA) decision to approve the use of two glyphosate products on mature feed barley crops has drawn wide-ranging reactions from industry, mostly favourable. Grain receivers have advised growers that malt and food-barley varieties, if treated with glyphosate, will be binned as feed, and have warned of the consequences of inappropriate use. Meanwhile grower reactions have ranged from messages of support for the practical benefits it will provide to those trying to manage wet and cool conditions this harvest, to words of opposition to glyphosate being used in barley crops. Image: Barley Australia GrainGrowers: Growers urged…

Source: Grain Central
Glyphosate approval draws wide ranging reactions