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Selected articles, books, websites and other resources on farming and agriculture.
Web portal with information about environmental issues and resources, with articles, documents, books, websites, and experts and spokespersons. The home page features a selection of recent and importa...
It's not just the bees! 'Neonic' pesticides linked to bird declines: The higher the imidacloprid concentration the more severely the bird populations dropped.
A study published today in Nature shows a strong correlation between concentrations of a popular neonicotinoid pesticide in water, and bird declines. Regulators are under pressure to tighten up, but t...
Neonicotinoids are Poisoning Entire Farmland Ecosystems
The widespread use of neonicotinoid insecticides is causing a neurotoxic overload afflicting entire farm ecosystems from earthworms to bees, other pollinators and birds. A collapse in food production ...
New generation: Growing up reading Rachel Carson, scientists unravel risks of new pesticides
Like biologist Rachel Carson, whose 1962 book Silent Spring warned about the devastating effects of DDT, a new generation of scientists is trying to figure out if new pesticides -- which are being use...
Connexions Directory of Groups & Websites
A watchdog report on food issues and the agribusiness industry.