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Swiss bee expert: focus on vorra mites, not pesticides

A bee specialist out of Switzerland named Jean-Daniel Charrière was interviewed by Swissinfo in which Dr. Charrière states that while neonic pesticides should be concerned about neonic pesticides, but the biggest threat to bee populations and the focus of policies to help them… 191 more words


A juicy (but worrying) matter!

December is around the corner and the citrus season is here once again. Just at the right time, when we need to boost our vitamin C intake to defend ourselves from common autumn ailments. 958 more words

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TrentU Master's Student Uses Drones to Study Farmland Sustainability

Mason Wrozyna, from Newtonville Ontario, graduated from Trent University’s Environmental and Resource Sciences program.

He then pursued his Master’s degree at Trent University in Environmental and Life Sciences. 438 more words


The Dirty Dozen. Organic-What Should You Choose?

Do you buy organic fruit and vegetables when possible?  I always do, but some produce may not be as important as others. Read on to learn more… 216 more words


Pesticide Use in San Francisco Natural Areas Creeping Up Again - Oct 2017

We’ve received the pesticide usage reports for the first ten months of 2017, and we’re concerned. After reducing herbicide usage in the last four years, it’s creeping up again in the natural areas. 976 more words

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Bonsucro: Pesticides Database Launched

Bonsucro: Pesticides Database Launched. “In collaboration with ISEAL & other ISEAL members, Bonsucro is pleased to support the launch of the IPM Coalition Pesticides Database, an online platform for learning what agrochemicals are banned and why. 71 more words

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