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Scientists just debunked a major myth about heirloom wheat
Older isn't necessarily better.
Humans can’t manage this invasive fly—but a mind-controlling fungi might
The insect has wreaked havoc for residents and farmers in Pennsylvania and neighboring states.
Federal judges finally just order the EPA to ban a dangerous pesticide
The agency concluded it might be unsafe back in 2016.
Pesticides are making bees dumber
Even if they survive, they might not thrive.
How to actually remove pesticides from your fruit
Assuming that you should be worried about them in the first place.
Want to help the bees? Keep these out of your garden.
Three-fourths of the world’s honey contains neonicotinoids.
A chemical meant to save plants is actually killing them—and it’s spreading
Dicamba drift blues.
California says a popular herbicide causes cancer
But three out of four health agencies disagree.
Our rivers and lakes contain a scary number of pesticides and pharmaceuticals
And they only tested for a fraction of the 85,000 known chemicals
Farmers Are Using Bees To Spread Nature’s Own Pesticides
Biological pesticides, from bacterial toxins to bee-borne fungi, are a hot trend in agriculture. But harnessing nature is no easy task.