Searched for: Pesticide

12 submissions found.

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8/26/2019 9:55:00 AM -

SciTechDaily https://scitechdaily.com/researchers-developing-natural-pesticide-alternative-that-doesnt-harm-honeybees/

By SEAN BARTON, UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD

  • Researchers at the University of Sheffield’s Institute for Sustainable Food are …
Found: 'pesticide' and inferring: 'pesticides'
Score 18
7/31/2019 2:22:48 PM -

Nature https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-019-46688-6

AbstractPesticides are commonly used in food crop production systems to control crop pests and diseases and ensure maximum yield with high market value. However, the accumulation of these …

Found: 'pesticide' and inferring: 'pesticides'
Score 18
6/21/2019 12:00:00 AM -

Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2019-06-route-nutrient-delivery.html

by Alexandra George, Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Agriculture around the globe requires new solutions for food and water sustainability …
Found: 'pesticide' and inferring: 'pesticides'
Score 18
5/23/2019 12:00:00 AM -
Found: 'pesticide' and inferring: 'pesticides'
Score 18
4/27/2019 6:07:03 AM -

Science Magazine https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/04/sticky-proteins-could-protect-crops-more-safely-chemical-pesticides

Now, researchers have devised a stickier approach to protecting plants, one that could be applied less frequently than …

Found: 'pesticide' and inferring: 'pesticides'
Score 18
4/4/2019 9:22:13 AM -
SciDevNet https://www.scidev.net/global/biodiversity/opinion/act-fast-to-halt-the-decline-of-insect-numbers.html
Speed read
  • Insects disappearing eight times faster than mammals
  • Decline fuelled by destructive dynamic in pesticide use
  • Action needed as …
Found: 'pesticide' and inferring: 'pesticides'
Score 18
3/25/2019 7:24:58 AM -

The Japan Times https://www.democracynow.org/2019/3/22/headlines/china_pesticide_plant_explosion_kills_47

SHANGHAI - An explosion at a pesticide plant in eastern China has killed 47

people and injured more than 600, state media said on Friday, …

Found: 'pesticide' and inferring: 'pesticides'
Score 18
1/5/2019 4:51:29 PM -
Africanews.com
http://www.africanews.com/2019/01/04/bolivia-s-bee-population-threatened-by-coca-farmers-excessive-use-of-pesticides/

Exalto Mamani, a coca leaf grower, sprays his fields in the Nor Yungas region of Bolivia with pesticides. The practice …

Found: 'pesticide' and inferring: 'pesticides'
Score 18
10/23/2018 2:25:16 PM -

CABI’s experts in the biological control of agricultural pests and diseases have conducted the first major study of potential biological controls that could be used in the fight against the devastating fall armyworm which recently arrived in Africa. …

Found: 'pesticide' and inferring: 'pesticides'
Score 18
9/27/2018 5:41:57 PM -
Science Daily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/09/180919100908.htm Source: Osaka University
Summary:
A team provides insights into the distribution of pesticides within insects using a newly developed method of insect sample preparation.  …
Found: 'pesticide' and inferring: 'pesticides'