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How the Battle Over a Pesticide Led to Scientific Skepticism

Bate’s strategy pulled threads from the scientific debate about DDT and spun them into a tale that warned against Western-led…

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“Dirty Dozen” list calls out fruits and vegetables with the highest pesticide contamination

Strawberries continue to remain at the top of Environmental Working Group’s (EWG) “Dirty Dozen” list. Published each year since 2004,…

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Science

Fall armyworms with offspring-killing gene tested on farms in Brazil

Male fall armyworms carrying a gene that kills female offspring were released on farms in Brazil as a possible way…

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Health

Monsanto to plead guilty to illegal pesticide use in Hawaii

Monsanto says in court papers that it has agreed to plead guilty to illegally using and storing pesticides in Hawaii…

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Business

Couple’s US$86M reward in Monsanto pesticide case stands

SAN FRANCISCO – California’s highest court rejected on Wednesday a challenge by Monsanto Co.’s to US$86.2 million in damages…

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Business

Couple’s $86M reward in Monsanto pesticide case stands

California’s highest court rejected on Wednesday a challenge by Monsanto Co. to $86.2 million in damages to a couple who…

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Business

Waste Reduction Week a Reminder that Farmers Can Still Recycle Empty Plastic Pesticide and Fertilizer Jugs

Breadcrumb Trail Links GlobeNewswire Recycling Collection Sites Will Take Empties Until the End of October Author of the article: Article…

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Science

Illegal cannabis farms on the US west coast are poisoning wildlife

By Jake Buehler Cannabis use has been legalised in many US states, but it can still be grown illegally Daniel…

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Health

EPA bans pesticide linked to health problems in children

The Biden administration is banning use of chlorpyrifos, a widely used pesticide that environmentalists say poses risks to children and…

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Health

$86M to California couple upheld in Monsanto pesticide case

A state appeals court has upheld $86.2 million in damages to a Northern California couple who developed cancer after spraying…

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