Chemical control of pests using synthetic insecticides like neonicotinoids, organophosphates and pyrethroids can harm non-target insects such as  natural enemies to pests. A recent study published...

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Certified organic farms are required to support biodiversity, which in return provides important services back to the farm and improves...

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Insects can be really important and beneficial to crop production when they provide services such as pollination and help control other pest...

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New research shows that there is good news when it comes to supporting the health of our environment—growing a diversity of crops can increase...

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A recent study in the journal Insects shows that planting floral resources for natural enemies and in combination with a trap crop that draws...