“Round-up” of EU row over weed killer

Discussions take place in the EU on whether or not Glyphosate should be granted another licence.

Glyphosate: MEPs seek delay in relicensing as US court reveals manipulation

A group of European MEPs, including Nessa Childers, are asking the EU not to renew the licence for glyphosate - More here

Sunday Feature: Safety of Glyphosate is still in doubt, despite ECHA findings

Tom Jordan shares his thoughts on the latest glyphosate ruling and what it really means.

Department in hot water over lobbying role on glyphosate ban

Some excellent investigative journalism from the Irish Examiner has uncovered further revelations in relation to lobbying made by glyphosate industry to Department of Agriculture.

Glyphosate: Precaution versus Risk- The last word

Tom Jordan has his final say on the fractious issue of glyphosate which has caused much debate with That's Farming readers.

Just who is telling the truth? Department and Minister differ on weed killer usage on crops

Different answers are being given by Minister Creed and his department on the important health risk of the weed killer glyphosate and its use on our crops. Thats Farming investigates.

Weed killer in our crops: political parties react

Following on from our investigation into the use of weed killer on our tillage crops a number of political parties and agriculture spokespeople including MEP Mairead McGuinness have responded.

Glyphosate saga not over yet

Glyphosate re-licensed subject to stringent conditions: Green burn-down 'unacceptable'. Licence renewal comes with strict conditions, final decision in May