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Multidecadal, county-level analysis of the effects of #land use, #Bt #cotton, and #weather on cotton #pests in #China (Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, abstract)

Multidecadal, county-level analysis of the effects of land use, Bt cotton, and weather on cotton pests in China

Wei Zhang, Yanhui Lu, Wopke van der Werf, Jikun Huang, Feng Wu, Ke Zhou, Xiangzheng Deng, Yuying Jiang, Kongming Wu, and Mark W. 437 more words

Research

What’s the meta with bees? Pesticides influence bee learning and memory

Harry Siviter’s article, Quantifying the impact of pesticides on learning and memory, was published yesterday (Wednesday 11th July 2018). Here he explains why policy makers need to consider the effects of agrochemicals on pollinators. 782 more words

Research Summary

Environmentally Friendly Insect Repellent for Agriculture

A team of researchers from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have developed a biodegradable agent that repels insect pest activity amongst crops without the use of insecticide chemicals. 326 more words

Agriculture

#Repurposing #isoxazoline veterinary #drugs for control of #vector-borne #human #diseases (Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, abstract)

Repurposing isoxazoline veterinary drugs for control of vector-borne human diseases

Marie Miglianico, Maarten Eldering, Hannah Slater, Neil Ferguson, Pauline Ambrose, Rosemary S. Lees, Karin M. J. 571 more words

Research

Activist, Environmentalist and Agitator Dr. Patrick Moore Speaks Out

Two years ago, The Vancouver Sun interviewed Greenpeace co-founder and scientist Dr. Patrick Moore. In this exchange, Moore shares his views with interviewer Stu McNish on topics such as the environmentalist movement, Greenpeace, climate change,and GMO’s.

Climate Change

How Neonics Affect Birds

by John F. Tooker : theconversation – excerpt

By the American Bird Conservancy

Why it’s time to curb widespread use of neonicotinoid pesticides

Planting season for… 275 more words

Culture

Global Insecticides Market Leading Players Analysis, Market trend and Forecast Up To 2025

Summary

The global Insecticides market is valued at xx million US$ and it is expected to reach xx million US$ by the end of 2025, with a CAGR of xx% during 2018-2025. 338 more words