The end of California's drought could mean fewer cases of West Nile virus
Researchers say the end of California’s drought could offer a surprising benefit: reduced transmission of the mosquito-borne West Nile virus . Drought is the most important weather-related factor that affects the rate of West Nile infection, scientists say. Mosquito eggs need water to hatch , but...
Environment emerges as major issue for Australian voters
Rest of World News: World News: MELBOURNE: The environment has emerged as a major issue for Australian voters, a poll showed on Sunday, but healthcare and the cost of living are the
U.S. Health Agency Concurs with International Findings Linking Weed Killer Glyphosate to Cancer, while Inspector General Invest
(Beyond Pesticides, April 23, 2019) “If I can kill this I should get a medal,” Jess Rowland, former Deputy Division Director of the Office of Pesticide Programs at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) told Dan Jenkins, U.S. Agency Lead for Regulatory Affairs at Monsanto, in April 2015. The two were discussing the Monsanto officials’ desire to halt an impending investigation by the U.S...
Beyond Pesticides National Forum Reflects Movement Behind Strong Organic Standards that Have Integrity
Fish and Wildlife Service Sued for Failure to Disclose Use of Bee-Toxic Pesticides and GMO Crops in Wildlife Refuges