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Mar 26, 2012

Manufacturer pulls methyl iodide fumigant from U.S. market

Registration of the soil fumigant methyl iodide was canceled today by the state Department of...

Mar 22, 2012

Beekeepers, environmentalists ask EPA to suspend use of pesticide that may be harmful to bees

Commercial beekeepers and environmental organizations are asking federal regulators to suspend...

Mar 22, 2012

Maker Pulls Pesticide Amid Fear of Toxicity

A manufacturer has pulled a controversial pesticide from the American market, surprising both...

Mar 22, 2012

Beekeepers ask EPA to ban pesticide toxic to bees

Commercial beekeepers and environmental organizations are asking federal regulators to suspend use...

Mar 21, 2012

Strawberry lovers rejoice: Methyl iodide off the market for now

We hear a lot about recalls these days. But last night it wasn’t ground turkey, cantaloupes, or...

Mar 21, 2012

Maker of methyl iodide scraps controversial pesticide

The manufacturer of methyl iodide is pulling the controversial pesticide from California. Late...

Mar 8, 2012

State chips in for fumigant alternative research

An industry effort to find ways to grow strawberries without the use of chemical fumigants - or...

Feb 28, 2012

Urgen prohibir el yoduro de metilo en California

Con el respaldo de más de 60,000 firmas, hoy le entregaron al nuevo director del Departamento de...

Feb 21, 2012

Pesticides May Be Key Culprit in Bee Deaths

Bees, which play a key role in California's food production, have been dying off at alarming...

Feb 6, 2012

Dow and Monsanto Team Up on the Mother of All Herbicide Marketing Plans

During the late December media lull, the USDA didn't satisfy itself with green-lighting Monsanto'...

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