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Study Suggests Monsanto Responsible For Monarch Butterfly Endangerment

By |2016-10-15T20:22:56+00:00February 13th, 2015|Categories: Environment & Planet|Tags: , |

For years, environmental experts have been warning about the steady decline of monarch butterfly populations. The causes of this decline have been largely speculation until recently, but a new report suggests that Monsanto’s herbicide Roundup Ready could be responsible. The report was recently released by US environment watchdog Center for Food Safety, and sheds new light on what has been happening with monarch butterfly populations. “This report is a wake-up call. This iconic species is on the verge of extinction, because of Monsanto’s Roundup Ready