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Without Insecticide Sprays, European Olive Oil Would Smell and Taste Really Bad

More than 95% of the world’s production of olive oil (about 870 million gallons) comes from the Mediterranean region. The olive fly is an ancient pest mentioned in Greek and Roman writings dating back to the 3rd Century B.C. 318 more words



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Small Apple Growers in Italy’s Trentino Region Benefit Greatly from Insecticide Use

The province of Trento, or Trentino, is a mountainous region and an important producer of apples with annual production of about 450,000 tons accounting for about 20% of Italian production. 295 more words


The federal ministry of health announced that the everyone should try and get their own treated mosquitoe net in prior to the rally of the Female Anopheles Mosquitoes Association of Nigeria (FAMAN). 117 more words

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Product Review - Wondercide Natural Pest Control Products

When one thinks of pesticide poisoning, they most likely think of pesticides that are utilized on produce, such as apples, lettuce tomatoes, lettuce and other fruits and vegetables.   398 more words

Healthy Living

Late Summer Lawn Woes

The long, languid days of Summer and the unfettered rhythm of the season will soon give way to the bustling, fractured schedule of school, and all its extra curricula.  498 more words


The Insect that Started it all: The Colorado Potato Beetle

The Colorado Potato Beetle (CPB) is native to Mexico where it fed on a weed, buffalo bur. In 1859, the CPB had adapted to feeding on potato plants in the US and the results were devastating. 317 more words