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Oct102018

FYI - Sierra Club "Roundup And Honeybees"

The Latest Buzz About Roundup 

The most widely sprayed herbicide in the world kills honeybees, according to a new report that’s been generating quite the buzz. Glyphosate, an active ingredient in Roundup, targets enzymes previously thought to be found only in plants. But it turns out some bacteria also use the enzymes, including a microbiome found in the intestines of most bees. Yet Roundup continues to be advertised as innocuous to wildlife. 

Read more about how Roundup is killing bees and conducting a bumbling ad campaign.