sugar beets http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Monsanto Roundup Ready beets given approval for spring planting http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/monsanto-roundup-ready-beets-given-approval-spring-planting <p>Farmers will be able to plant Monsanto's <a href="http://www.genuity.com/Specialty/Genuity-Roundup-Ready-Sugarbeets.aspx">Roundup Ready sugar beets</a> this spring.</p><p>The <span data-scayt_word="U.S" data-scaytid="1">U.S</span>. Department of Agriculture <a href="http://www.aphis.usda.gov/newsroom/2011/02/pdf/rr_sugarbeets.pdf">announced today</a><a href="http://ht.ly/3QzDE"> </a>that planting could continue while the Agency completes an <a href="http://www.environment.fhwa.dot.gov/projdev/docueis.asp">Environmental Impact Statement</a>.</p> Fri, 04 Feb 2011 22:38:44 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 467 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Monsanto Roundup Ready beets given approval for spring planting