Mutation....

Bill Shoemaker wshoemak at inil.com
Tue Aug 7 09:56:50 EDT 2001




>Ya know it seems that a rule of biology should be that any
>pesticide or toxin can and eventually will create a
>population that does not find it toxic.
>
>Marc Nameth



It is a rule of biology. It's called natural selection and it never sleeps.
And it doesn't know the difference between natural and unnatural toxins. It
just keeps on ticking, like the pink bunny.

Bill Shoemaker
Sr Research Specialist, Food Crops
Univ of Illinois - St Charles Hort Research Center




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