U.S. farmers are using more hazardous pesticides to fight weeds and insects due largely to heavy adoption of genetically modified crop technologies that are sparking a rise of "superweeds" and hard-to-kill insects, according to a newly released...
October 1, 2012: Science Daily http://www.newsdaily.com/stories/bre89100x-us-usa-study-pesticides/
October 3, 2012: How GMOs Unleashed a Pesticide Gusher http://www.carighttoknow.org/gmos_unleashed_a_pesticide_gusher
SEE: Benbrook Study on GM Crops and Pesticides http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides/p/2664441577/benbrook-study-on-gm-crops-and-pesticides
Bayer Raked in $1 Billion in 2010 with Bee-killing Pesticides http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides/p/990749270/bayer-raked-in-1-billion-in-2010-with-bee-killing-pesticides