Dec 22, 2015

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Atrazine is one of the most widely used herbicides in the world, and chlorpyrifos is an organophosphate insecticide commonly applied to control...

Dec 17, 2015

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A recent study published in the scientific journal Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment has demonstrated that bird populations provide major...

Dec 09, 2015

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A study published in the scientific journal Chemosphere has detected high levels of organochlorine pesticides in the muscle tissue of sharptooth...

Dec 04, 2015

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A new study published by researchers from the Center for Environmental Research and Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley has...

Dec 01, 2015

The Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service (MOSES) is proud to announce the 7th Annual Organic Research Poster Display to be held in conjunction with the 2016 MOSES Organic Farm ing...

Nov 30, 2015

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A long list of organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) has been identified as persistent organic pollutants, meaning that once they enter the...

Nov 30, 2015

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New information has recently surfaced suggesting that the recently approved herbicide, Enlist Duo, is more toxic to non-target plants...

Nov 25, 2015

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A recent study published in the scientific journal PLOS ONE has found that farm workers exposed to pesticides experienced negative long- and short term...

Nov 20, 2015

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Mammals play an important role in agricultural systems, yet very few studies have examined the influence that organic and conventional farming...

Nov 18, 2015

Dr. Kathleen Delate

Organic agriculture research has traditionally been underfunded leaving organic farmers with very few tools to address agronomic challenges compared to...

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