Category: Pesticides

Agriculture, Herbicides, Organic Agriculture, Organic Farming, Pesticides

Contamination Concerns Grow With Organic Farmers

By Kristen McConnaughey, The rising popularity of organic farming means concerns over chemicals. Farmers say pesticide-drifting can cause millions of dollars in lost revenue or even destroy their farming operations all…Continue readingContamination Concerns Grow With Organic Farmers

Agriculture, Environment, Pesticides, Sustainable Agriculture, Viticulture

Sound Vibrations To Reduce Pesticides And Boost Harvests?

By News Staff, Can sound vibrations replace pesticides? Researchers are adapting different eco-friendly methods to try and boost harvests and open up a new chapter in sustainable farming. Scientists in Northern…Continue readingSound Vibrations To Reduce Pesticides And Boost Harvests?

Agriculture, Environment, Food, Pesticides

California Study Links Autism in Children to Mothers’ Exposure to Pesticides

By Nicole Akoukou Thompson, Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by impaired verbal and non-verbal communication, weakened social interactions, and limited and repetitive behavior — and it’s greatly affecting the Latino community. According to a…Continue readingCalifornia Study Links Autism in Children to Mothers’ Exposure to Pesticides

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