TITLE

House hearing focuses on resistant weeds, technology oversight

AUTHOR(S)
Bennett, David
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;10/21/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 20, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on issues concerning the controversies faced by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)concerning the policies on herbicide resistant weeds in the U.S. agriculture industry. It notes on the efforts of Ohio Representative Dennis Kucinich in advocating the farmers rights in receiving aid from the USDA in eradicating weeds that damage farm crops. It reports that technological oversight has put the USDA in spotlight over the controversies.
ACCESSION #
56563231

 

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