May 18, 2020

Woody vines can plague farms in the eastern U.S. nestled among natural woody areas, as well as home gardens across the entire country. Glyphosate (Roundup) has been a commonly used herbicide to...

Apr 27, 2020

While the agricultural sector uses the majority of conventional pesticides, lawn and home garden care accounts for 24 percent of pesticide sales and 6 percent of overall...

Mar 18, 2017

Photo credit: Katja Schulz

A recent study published in Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment demonstrates that conservation management of farms increases the abundance of...

Sep 29, 2016

Photo credit: Pavel Kirillov

Numerous studies have demonstrated that organic farming promotes biodiversity and increases biological control of pests by supporting...