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The Environmental Protection Agency is considering an application to use a combination of glyphosate, a chemical in many common pesticides, with 2,4-D, a highly toxic weed killer, on genetically engineered corn and soybeans designed to withstand 2,4-D ...

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Frans Badenhorst (551)
Monday June 23, 2014, 1:08 am
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You have added your voice to Take Action to Oppose the New 2,4-D-resistant G.E. Crops. Now maximize your impact by spreading the word about this Petition.

Ana R (220)
Monday June 23, 2014, 2:25 am
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Thank you, Frans.

AniMae Chi (402)
Monday June 23, 2014, 2:27 am
You have added your voice to
Take Action to Oppose the New 2,4-D-resistant G.E. Crops.
1,797 supporters.

T.Y. Frans

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (42)
Monday June 23, 2014, 2:29 am
Already signed. Thanks Frans.

Christeen Anderson (478)
Monday June 23, 2014, 2:31 am

Natasha Salgado (519)
Monday June 23, 2014, 5:21 am
Done-thx Frans

Ondine J. (134)
Monday June 23, 2014, 5:56 am
Noted and signed, thanks Frans

Jim Phillips (3209)
Monday June 23, 2014, 12:19 pm
Take Part petition signed.

The EPA must not approve of this new pesticide to pass. This new chemical is extremely toxic.

ty, frans.

Dori C. (17)
Monday June 23, 2014, 1:05 pm

Birgit W. (144)
Monday June 23, 2014, 1:48 pm
Signed, thanks Frans.

Charles Pittet (9)
Monday June 23, 2014, 2:07 pm
signed and shared

norma laborie (32)
Monday June 23, 2014, 2:34 pm

Mariette G. (150)
Monday June 23, 2014, 3:31 pm
You have added your voice to Take Action to Oppose the New 2,4-D-resistant G.E. Crops. Thanks Frans!

Dave C. (214)
Monday June 23, 2014, 5:08 pm

Lois Jordan (55)
Monday June 23, 2014, 6:11 pm
Signed. Noted. Thank you, Frans.

Shirley B. (5)
Monday June 23, 2014, 7:25 pm

Dale O. (193)
Monday June 23, 2014, 8:25 pm
It is not as if there aren't enough toxic pesticides out there to cause a lot of health problems, now they want to add yet another one to the brew.

I don't eat soy as much of it is already GMO and I avoid GMO corn.

Sherry B. (53)
Monday June 23, 2014, 8:58 pm
N&S. Why is the EPA so intent on killing us all & destroying the planet? Whatever happened to' Protecting the Environment' ? Last thing we need is another toxic poison in our food...geez what don't these people understand about poisen & food not mixing?

Charlie Rush (53)
Monday June 23, 2014, 9:28 pm
I can't help wondering whether the GMO producers eat their own creation.

Robert Hardy (67)
Monday June 23, 2014, 11:03 pm
What do you expect when those who would kill us for profit are the same as those who are assigned to oversee our safety. This must stop.

Giana Peranio-Paz (378)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 2:36 am
Noted and signed, thanks Frans.

Ben Oscarsito (335)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 7:01 am
I thank myself for not messing with Mother Nature!

Mike M. (53)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 7:56 am

Valerie H. (134)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 8:56 am
Thank you - signed

Panchali Yapa (12)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 12:00 pm
Thank you

Eternal Gardener (742)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 3:46 pm

Nelson Baker (0)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 4:30 pm
Signed and noted.

Jane Hathaway (22)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 5:23 pm
N+S, thx.

Julie W. (21)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 7:51 pm
I signed this a couple of days ago through Take Part, and posted on my favourite health forum. Spread it around!

Inge Bjorkman (138)
Tuesday June 24, 2014, 11:49 pm
Self sufficient vegan, why not?


A F. (131)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 12:06 am
when, oh when are they gonna stop effing with our food?

Aaron Bouchard (127)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 8:18 am
signed and noted thanks
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