|The environmental risks of neonicotinoid insecticides|
The Organic Center - 9/25/2013. A new study published in the Journal of Applied Ecology that reviews the current scientific evidence on neonicotinoids found that 90% of neonicotinoids persist in soils, where they accumulate and leach into waterways.
|The Evolution of Food|
The Pacific Northwest Inlander - 9/25/2013. By Deanna Pan and Lisa Waananen - Washington state becomes the latest battleground over genetically modified organisms.
|Sustainable Livestock Production Is Possible|
University of Cambridge - 9/25/2013. New research advocates use of pastures with shrubs and trees as it is more sustainable, improving animal welfare and increasing biodiversity.
|Report: Environmental chemicals a pregnancy risk|
San Francisco Chronicle - 9/25/2013. By Lauran Neergaard - Washington: From mercury to pesticides, Americans are exposed daily to environmental chemicals that could harm reproductive health, the nation's largest groups of obstetricians and fertility specialists said Monday.