Glyphosate approved for ten years in the EU

Gregor Heard
Updated November 17 2023 - 4:00pm, first published 3:28pm
Glyphosate use was approved for a further ten years in the EU this week. Photo by Gregor Heard.
Glyphosate use was approved for a further ten years in the EU this week. Photo by Gregor Heard.

The European Commission (EC), the bureaucratic arm of the European Union (EU) has made the decision to re-register the use of the herbicide glyphosate for another decade.

Gregor Heard

Gregor Heard

National Grains Industry Reporter

Gregor Heard is ACM's national grains industry reporter, based in Horsham, Victoria. He has a wealth of knowledge surrounding the cropping sector through his 15 years in the role. Prior to that he was with the Fairfax network as a reporter with Stock & Land. Some of the major issues he has reported on during his time with the company include the deregulation of the export wheat market, the introduction of genetically modified crops and the fight to protect growers better from grain trader insolvencies. Still involved with the family farm he is passionate about rural Australia and its people and hopes to use his role to act as an advocate for those involved in the grain sector.

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