Statement from Molly Scott Cato on the use of glyphosate in farming in Europe

The renewal of the glyphosate licence in the EU is controversial in large part because so many farmers in the EU are heavily reliant on the herbicide to rid their fields of “weeds”/wildflowers. Many farmers are arguing that spraying glyphosate on their fields is a ‘sustainable alternative’ to tilling the soil with heavy machinery, which … Read more

e-news October 2017

An update from Molly about her work as an MEP including the latest on Hinkley, banning toxic glyphosate, a Saudi arms embargo and proposals to build a road tunnel under the Stonehenge World Heritage site.