|Mainers Urged to Sign Up for Free Disposal of Banned, Unusable Pesticides|
Maine Department of Agriculture - 8/12/2015. By Henry Jennings - This October, the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry’s (DACF) Board of Pesticides Control (BPC) will team up with the Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to help Mainers dispose of banned pesticides or unusable pesticides.
|EPA Sued for its Conditional Approval of Nanotechnology Pesticide|
Between the Lines - 8/12/2015. The International Center for Technology Assessment and the Center for Food Safety filed a joint lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on July 27 challenging the agency's conditional approval of the antimicrobial pesticide product called, "Nanosilva."
|Farms and Food in an Era of Climate Change: Resilient Agriculture|
Mother Earth News - 8/12/2015. By Steven McFadden - Laura Lengnick’s visionary volume – Resilient Agriculture: Cultivating Food Systems for a Changing Climate – is a direct response to the climate realities of today. Her survey of actualities and possibilities offers a deep and wide-ranging assessment of what is needed to respond intelligently.