Loc: Waterloo, NY
Final Suit Routing Genetically Engineered Crops and Related Practices from Refuges
(Beyond Pesticides, March 19, 2015)
A federal court ruled Monday against the use of neonicotinoid insecticides linked with destruction of bee colonies and other beneficial insects in national wildlife refuges in the Midwest region. The ruling caps a legal campaign to end the planting of genetically engineered (GE) crops and other industrial agricultural practices on national wildlife refuges across the country.