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Pests and Diseases

Pest, Disease and Weed Identification<p>Find information on how to identify and control common insect, disease, and weed problems in your home, yard, …

Reduce Your Child's Chances of Pesticide Poisoning

Información relacionada disponible en español<p>Keep these common household pesticides out of children’s reach:<p>Bath and kitchen disinfectants and …

Environmental Health

Negative & Positive Effects of Pesticides & Fertilizer | Home Guides | SF Gate

Whether you're trying to tend to a healthy lawn, grow a few vegetables or manage an entire farm, the use of pesticides and fertilizer is an issue you'll need to confront. Though they may have negative effects, pesticides and fertilizers are also vital to human health and safety in many ways, so use …

| IUPAC

John Unsworth <br>10th May 2010<p>The practice of agriculture first began about 10,000 years ago in the Fertile Crescent of Mesopotamia (part of present day …

Nobel Prize

Is America's most common pesticide responsible for killing our bees?

A growing body of evidence suggests neonics threaten the health of honey bees. But some argue there’s not enough evidence to justify an outright ban<p>The most widely used class of insecticides in the world is facing a slow death. Called neonicotinoids, or neonics, these bug killers have long been …

Agriculture

The Government Just Chose Not To Ban This Toxic Pesticide Linked To Brain Damage In Kids

The chemical has been allowed to remain on the market by the Environmental Protection Agency for use on food crops—despite potential harm to …