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Saint Lucia is in the process of gathering information on the weed killer- Roundup, already banned in some several countries.
The Permanent Secretary in The Ministry of Agriculture, John Calixte says that Saint Lucia is working along with neighboring islands on gathering as much information in an effort to decide the way forward.
St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) has joined several countries around the world in banning glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, the weedkiller manufactured by Monsanto.
The importation of Roundup, Touchdown, and Glyphos is now prohibited.  Cecile Actille reports.

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