Activists protest against use of weed-killer in crops

Environmentalists protesting against the use of glyphosate herbicides in agriculture, with giant butterfly mock-ups in front of a major Berlin landmark, the Brandenburg Gate, yesterday. Glyphosate is suspected of being carcinogenic in humans.
PHOTO: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE

Environmentalists protesting against the use of glyphosate herbicides in agriculture, with giant butterfly mock-ups in front of a major Berlin landmark, the Brandenburg Gate, yesterday. Glyphosate is suspected of being carcinogenic in humans.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 09, 2017, with the headline 'Activists protest against use of weed-killer in crops'. Print Edition | Subscribe