Appeals Court Overturns EPA, Bans Dicamba

In a major rebuke, an appeals court has overturned the EPA’s approval of the herbicide dicamba, effectively banning its use in the United States. Dicamba is a broad-spectrum herbicide, killing all broad-leafed plants (rather than grasses, like...

Appeals Court Overturns EPA, Bans Dicamba

In a major rebuke, an appeals court has overturned the EPA’s approval of the herbicide dicamba, effectively banning its use in the United States. Dicamba is a broad-spectrum herbicide, killing all broad-leafed plants (rather than grasses, like corn and wheat). Since 2016, when farmers began planting new dicamba-resistant crops and spraying with the herbicide, reports […]

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