Yes, they 'try ' to tell us all sorts of things these days. From first hand experience I no longer use roundup, not only does it hurt my liver, it also scares all the earthworms away. I guess the worms are smarter than most people? My doctor can look at my bloodwork and tell if I've been using roundup. And for some further reading: Scientists speak out. http://naturalsociety.com/17-scientists-speak-out-monsantos-roundup-is-causing-cancer/ Experts calling for a review after recent cancer link revealed: http://naturalsociety.com/experts-call-for-review-of-gmo-crops-upon-recent-cancer-link/ And a nice short clip featuring an industry lobbyist refusing to drink his own coolaid. Once to researching this kind of thing you'll soon discover the revolving door between the corp0orations and the government agencies that pass the approvals (among other things).