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Tag Archives: pesticides

LOWE’S

Lowe’s announced this week it will phase out the sale of products containing neonicotinoid pesticides as part of its corporate responsibility commitments for this year.

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YOU CAN’T EAT WHAT YOU DON’T GROW

After a data-driven examination of past developments and current uses, the authors conclude that a safe, thoughtful integration of pesticides is essential if we hope to attain an abundant food supply for a hungry world. Meeting the Global Need for Food Production by 2050 – You Can’t Eat What Doesn’t Grow” is a new peer-reviewed… read more

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WHERE’S THE RUNOFF

 A new U.S. Geological Survey study shows a major increase of pesticides in urban streams in recent years, while levels in agricultural streams remained unchanged.

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UC Davis Study on Pesticides & Autism

Talking points on a recent study involving pesticides and autism: UC Davis_Issue Summary_6 23 14 (1)  

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