|Can Dung Beetles Make Organic Food Safer?|
Entomology Today - 10/28/2014. For farmers – especially organic farmers, who are increasingly challenged by food safety guidelines – dung beetles could provide an elegant solution to a vexing problem. Entomologists at Washington State University are investigating whether the insects could suppress harmful foodborne pathogens in the soil before they spread to humans.
|‘Yes’ on Question 2 is a vote for Maine’s health, safety|
Bangor Daily News - 10/28/2014. By Susan J. Hunter - the Maine State Chamber of Commerce, Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine, Maine Farm Bureau, Maine Veterinary Medical Association, Wild Blueberry Commission of Maine, Agricultural Council of Maine, Maine Medical Association, the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association, and Maine Dairy Industry Association, has recognized the importance of Question 2 to the economic and physical health of Maine.