Topic Pre-Harvest sprays & toxic food

Roundup on wheat, barley and oats. How did the residues get so high?

In 2006 the World Health Organisation established, via Codex, a maximum residue level of 30 mg/kg for cereals – primarily wheat, oats and barley. The previous level for wheat was

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No cumulative testing for Roundup. At all.

What is cumulative testing for pesticides? Toxicity testing that tests more than one pesticide at the same time.  To make sure that when different pesticides accumulate together in our bodies,they’re

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30 Crazy Facts of Pesticides Roundup & 2,4-D

You might find it hard to believe this….. Maximum residue levels of Roundup / glyphosate are permitted to be higher on our staple cereals (like flour and oats) than on

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How does glyphosate (Roundup) affect plants and the soil?

How do glyphosate formulations like Roundup work? This comprehensive paper by Don Huber and his team, helps explain current research regarding the mechanisms of glyphosate / Roundup. This is work with

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How much Roundup do our kids eat?

  We have no idea what quantities of pesticides our children are consuming.  We have no idea what the average diets are of our children: in grams weight of food

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Is Roundup carcinogenic?

 What do the (1) EPA, (2) WHO and the (3) European Commission say? 1. USA EPA : In the executive summary on page viii :“The Agency has classified glyphosate as a

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Roundup on forage: How high are the residues in crop trials?

Roundup on forage: How high are the residues in crop trials?

To understand how high Roundup residues can be in your forage it is a good idea to look at crop trial  results.  Monsanto and the other pesticide producers don’t

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Science backed thinkers & researchers in the Glyphosate world.

Many of the people and papers listed here are already listed throughout Safe Says Who.  I just thought a bit of collation may be handy. Poisoning Our Future: Children &

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The Skinny on Roundup, Sex and Sperm Part 2: studies not held by the safety agencies.

There are only TWO studies investigating sperm that decide the toxicity of the chemicals sprayed on our food held with USA EPA, World Health Organisation or Europe’s EFSA. There is

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Why and when do the farmers apply pre-harvest sprays?

Why and when do the farmers apply pre-harvest sprays?

In every country there are specific instructions for applying glyphosate formulations.   To give you an indication of the process you can look at the: ‘Roundup Harvest Management Timing

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