Thanks to glyphosate hitting the news so much over the past 1.5 months, GMO Truth #6 wound up taking a completely different direction here than originally planned. Substantial Equivalence was set to be the topic, but instead glyphosate takes center stage, since it’s been around since 1974 (when Monsanto first released Roundup), and was such an important component in the dawn of GMOs. If you like the podcast, please rate it in ITunes if you use that, and please rate it here by clicking on the star ratings as well. Thank you for supporting the GMO Truth!
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LINKS REFERENCED IN THIS PODCAST
WHO Glyphosate Assessment
NY Monsanto False Advertising Lawsuit
Reuters Report on Glyphosate Testing Requests
NPIC Glyphosate Fact Sheet
EPA Pesticide Usage Report
EPA Inert Ingredients FAQ
Monsanto’s Pre-Harvest Staging Guide
NPIC and Monsanto Conflicting Studies
GMO TRUTH #6 HIGHLIGHTS
1:40 — The World Changer Twenty
3:20 — Twitter — HELP!! https://twitter.com/WalkAMileProj
3:40 — World Health Organization calls glyphosate “probably carcinogenic to humans”
4:20 — Glyphosate and the dawn of GMOs
5:45 — Monsanto False Advertising Lawsuits
6:30 — Roundup Review
7:35 — We Don’t Want PCBs: The Sequel
9:30 — Not time to be an alarmist, just time to ask the right questions
10:20 — Glyphosate residue testing requests increase
11:05 — Glyphosate crop residue
13:05 — EPA’s Reference Dose for glyphosate
14:50 — Problem #1: Residue and the Reference Dose
15:10 — Problem #2: No labeling means no way to monitor your intake
16:05 — Problem #3: Herbicide usage, glyphosate dominates the US and the world…
19:05 — …with usage rates off the charts, even with numbers outdated by 7 years
20:00 — More than glyphosate, herbicides are complete formulas, including inerts
21:25 — Problem #4: Roundup used in pre-harvest, another residue source, and for non-GMOs
23:45 — Problem #5: Does glyphosate accumulate in our bodies, or doesn’t it?
25:00 — Rats! NPIC’s claim goes against Monsanto’s own study
26:55 — GMO Question #5 unveiled…
27:20 — Get our emails and thanks for the record breaking ‘cast last month!
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