Searched for: Pesticides

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Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2020-12-pesticide-nanoparticles.html

by University of Fribourg Researchers at the Adolphe Merkle Institute and the Department of Biology at the University of Fribourg have discovered how certain silica nanoparticles …

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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 …

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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 …
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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 …

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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 …
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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, …

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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 …

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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. …

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