Roundup-resistant bees seized in Illinois, sparking legal controversy

The following is an edited excerpt.

The Illinois Ag Dept.  illegally seized privately owned bees from renowned naturalist, Terrence Ingram, without providing him with a search warrant and before the court hearing on the matter, reports Prairie Advocate News.

Behind the obvious violations of his Constitutional rights is Monsanto. Ingram was researching Roundup’s effects on bees, which he’s raised for 58 years.  “They ruined 15 years of my research,” he told Prairie Advocate, by stealing most of his stock.

Read the original article in its entirety here: Bees resistant to Monsanto’s roundup illegally seized by the Illinois Ag Dept

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