Dec 13, 2017

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A study published in Chemosphere  found that bed sheets tested positive for some of the highest levels of flame retardants, highlighting the...

Dec 13, 2017

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A 2017 study in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health found that exposure to multiple neurotoxic pesticides near...

Dec 13, 2017

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Critics of organic often cite the benefits of pesticide use, such as controlling pests and boosting yields, but economic models rarely incorporate...

Dec 13, 2017

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Research published in Global Change Biology found that organic farming benefits biodiversity. Looking at data from around the world, the research...

Dec 13, 2017

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A study in Science of The Total Environment looked at the human health impacts of pesticide exposure. The study cited numerous environmentally...

Dec 13, 2017

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In 2017 a series of high profile scientific papers were published in the scientific journal, Science, soundly confirming that neonicotinoid...

Dec 13, 2017

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A ground-breaking study showed that organic soils are combating climate change by locking away carbon...

Dec 13, 2017

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Organic agriculture combats antibiotic resistance on multiple fronts. Studies show that by prohibiting antibiotic use in organic...

Dec 13, 2017

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A study led by researchers at the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) in Switzerland indicates that global conversion to...

Dec 13, 2017

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It’s the little teeny things in our soils – the invisible-to-the-eye microorganisms -- that make a big difference. Studies from across the...

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