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Farmers' defense for 'super weed' losing potency

Published 07/31/2010, Minnesota Public Radio

Some call the common farm weeds a super weed. That's because they're resistant to weed-killing herbicides, such as Monsanto's bio-engineered RoundUp Ready herbicides. The spotlight has recently been on the company, which admits resistance is a growing problem, though one Monsanto official said it can be controlled.

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