Bees live in a toxic world

By |March 19th, 2014|

Planting more flowers would help solve honeybee decline.

New pests threaten IPM

By |March 5th, 2014|

Pest management programs have become softer and more stable over the past few decades, but new invasive pests could change that.

Attract and kill

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Michigan researchers have designed a device for oriental fruit moth.

Save money by applying pesticides where it’s needed

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Perimeter sprays: Growers can save money applying pesticides only where they’re most needed.

Stinkbug derails IPM

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Researchers fine-tune methods to control brown marmorated stinkbug.

Be aware of residues from late sprays

By |March 3rd, 2014|

In the future, growers will find pesticide regulations getting tighter, not looser.

EPA proposes pesticide exposure rules

By |February 25th, 2014|

EPA proposes revised safety rules on pesticide exposure to farm workers

Sustainable organics

By |January 7th, 2014|

Jim Koan wants organic practices to be based on science, not politics.

Northwest seeks food safety answers

By |November 27th, 2013|

The Center for Produce Safety is seeking scientists to address food safety knowledge gaps in the Northwest.

Arsenic and fruit juice

By |November 18th, 2013|

The fruit juice industry is keeping quiet these days, not relishing a public debate over how much arsenic should [...]