Study: Pesticide Use Ramping Up As GMO Technology Backfires

Posted October 3rd, 2012.
Genetically engineered crops have led to an increase in overall pesticide use, by 404 million pounds from the time they were introduced in 1996 through 2011, according to the report by Charles Benbrook, a research professor at the Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources at Washington State University. Read more.