Recent Examples of herbicide from the Web
The herbicide is used in popular products made by firms such as Monsanto Co., and the EU accounts for about one-sixth of glyphosate use.
Some chemicals of concern include estrogens from birth control pills, the plasticizer bisphenol A, and the herbicide atrazine.
Monsanto believes the main causes of drifting are errors by farmers and applicators in deploying the herbicide, company spokeswoman Charla Lord said.
The plant board last gave preliminary approval to rules around the use of the herbicide from April 16 through Oct. 31, 2018.
The plant produces pesticides, herbicides, and insecticides.
IMERETI Nikoladzeebis MaraniOne of Knudsen’s favorite Georgian winemakers, Ramaz Nikoladze is head of the Slow Food movement in Georgia and produces biodynamic tsitska whites with no chemicals or herbicides.
In the first three years of that program, suppliers have decreased water usage by 16%, and have halved the usage of pesticides and herbicides.
Agricultural hazardous waste from farms, greenhouses and nurseries in Waukesha County includes old pesticides, herbicides, wood preservatives and other hazardous chemicals.
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First Known Use: 1899See Words from the same year
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