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9 Dec 2023

Weeds Are Now Developing Resistance to World's Top Weedkiller, Glyphosate

Research reveals that glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, is up to 30% less effective within a decade due to weeds developing resistance. This resistance spreads through surviving weeds' reproduction, mirroring the process of antibiotic resistance in bacteria. The problem escalated in just two years. [Source](https://www.semafor.com/newsletter/12/07/2023/semafor-flagship?utm_source=nowshare&utm_medium=flagship&utm_campaign=flagshipnumbered9#k)