Farmers back decision to ban Roundup spray | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda News

By Sarah Lagan

Members of the farming community have supported Government’s decision to ban the importation of the weed spray Roundup amid fears that it can cause cancer in humans.

Both Tom Wadson and Carlos Amaral agreed that banning the spray, which contains the active ingredient glyphosate, would not have a significant effect on Bermudian agriculture as alternatives can easily be used.

Source: Farmers back decision to ban Roundup spray | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda News