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Kansas City InfoZine
Hazardous Child Labor in Tobacco Farming in Indonesia [video]of children in Indonesia, some just 8 years old, are working in hazardous condi
Hazardous Child Labor in Tobacco Farming in Indonesia [video]
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 21 minutes ago
of children in Indonesia, some just 8 years old, are working in hazardous conditions on tobacco farms, Human Rights Watch said in a report released Wednesday. Indonesian and multinational tobacco companies buy tobacco grown in Indonesia, but... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Eagle Class of 2016 graduates on a wing and a prayerGraduations are bittersweet. We watch with pride as our children step up to cla
Eagle Class of 2016 graduates on a wing and a prayer
Ventura County Star / Posted 3 days ago
Graduations are bittersweet. We watch with pride as our children step up to claim their diplomas. They made it. They survived their worst day and their best all-nighter. Then comes that pit-of-the-gut sadness as the graduates step off the platform... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Colorado's Marijuana Czar: "We're Making The Plane As We Fly It"define the country’s approach to marijuana policy for generations. Since takin
Colorado's Marijuana Czar: "We're Making The Plane As We Fly It"
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
define the country’s approach to marijuana policy for generations. Since taking the job, Freedman has worked to regulate pesticide use, guided community banks and credit unions on thorny issues related to accepting growers’ money (the Federal... Read more
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CBS News
Science group weighs in genetically modified food safetyThis Morning." While the report said there's no evidence of environmental prob
Science group weighs in genetically modified food safety
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
This Morning." While the report said there's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, pesticide resistance is a problem. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it may be a different... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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FOX News
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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Philly.com
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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Mashable
Genetically altered food is safe, but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Genetically altered food is safe, but not curing hunger
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Report: Genetically Altered Food Safe But Not Curing Hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Report: Genetically Altered Food Safe But Not Curing Hunger
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
KGTV San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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The Columbian
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There’s no evidence of environmental problems
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There’s no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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CTV News
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger, report findsthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger, report finds
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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The News-Herald
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There’s no evidence of environmental problems
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
The News-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There’s no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems
Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
Hawaii News Now / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There's no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hungerthe food poses no unique risks. There’s no evidence of environmental problems
Report: Genetically altered food safe but not curing hunger
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
the food poses no unique risks. There’s no evidence of environmental problems caused by genetically modified crops, but pesticide resistance is a problem, the report said. Farms that use genetically modified crops in general are helped, but it... Read more
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Business Standard India
World Hypertension Day: Know your BP numbers to stay healthyplay; they had lots of friends playing with them on the not-so-crowded or pollu
World Hypertension Day: Know your BP numbers to stay healthy
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
play; they had lots of friends playing with them on the not-so-crowded or polluted streets. And, the entire family had good pesticide-free healthy food after a hard day's work; they maintained a healthy lifestyle with a good diet. The fast life,... Read more
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New Kerala
Know your BP numbers to stay healthy (May 17 is World Hypertension Day) - newkerala.com #64782play; they had lots of friends playing with them on the not-so-crowded or pollu
Know your BP numbers to stay healthy (May 17 is World Hypertension Day) - newkerala.com #64782
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
play; they had lots of friends playing with them on the not-so-crowded or polluted streets. And, the entire family had good pesticide-free healthy food after a hard day's work; they maintained a healthy lifestyle with a good diet. The fast life,... Read more
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CBC.ca
'Unprecedented' storm wipes out up to half of monarch butterfliesin the department of ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of Kans
'Unprecedented' storm wipes out up to half of monarch butterflies
CBC.ca / Posted 10 days ago
in the department of ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of Kansas and founder and director of Monarch Watch. Monarch Watch described the storm that affected nine colonies in Mexico as "unprecedented." A storm in Mexico left... Read more
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Daily Press
Peregrine chicks removed from JRB to relocate to Shenandoahsbeen plentiful in the state and tend not to stay put — the name "peregrine" mea
Peregrine chicks removed from JRB to relocate to Shenandoahs
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
been plentiful in the state and tend not to stay put — the name "peregrine" means "wandering." But by the early 1960s, the pesticide DDT had managed to wipe out all peregrines east of the Mississippi. In 1975, the state began a captive breeding... Read more
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dna
Keeping a Watch Out for Jeevan Mama, writes Twinkle Khanna10.30am: As I wedge my arms underneath the sofa, my phone rings and it’s my sis
Keeping a Watch Out for Jeevan Mama, writes Twinkle Khanna
dna / Posted 15 days ago
10.30am: As I wedge my arms underneath the sofa, my phone rings and it’s my sister. I moan, ‘I’ve lost my watch, you know the one I love... with the brown strap! Can’t remember where I left it!’ She replies, ‘People say you should tie a knot in a... Read more
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FOX News
Possible link found between Parkinson's and pesticide in milkScientists are urging people to watch what they eat—and drink—in a new study li
Possible link found between Parkinson's and pesticide in milk
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
Scientists are urging people to watch what they eat—and drink—in a new study linking a pesticide with Parkinson's disease. Researchers note that, for a time, cattle in Hawaii were likely fed a gruel containing traces of heptachlor, used by American... Read more
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The Advocate
Garden News: Keep children safe in yard, garden; and your questions answeredget kids interested in gardening. “Give them a packet of seeds and a little sp
Garden News: Keep children safe in yard, garden; and your questions answered
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
get kids interested in gardening. “Give them a packet of seeds and a little spot of their own, show them what to do, and watch the magic happen,” says LSU AgCenter horticulturist Dan Gill. Spending time in the landscape with children requires... Read more
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Columbia Star
Tumblebugs at Work | May 6, 2016moving ball of her feces being rolled across the lawn by the hind legs of a one
Tumblebugs at Work | May 6, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 19 days ago
moving ball of her feces being rolled across the lawn by the hind legs of a one inch long black dung beetle. How bizarre to watch a beetle walking backwards on its front legs using the back legs to maneuver a rolling “exercise ball” across the... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Keep landscapes safe for kidsto get kids interested in gardening. Give them a packet of seeds and a little s
Keep landscapes safe for kids
Southwest Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
to get kids interested in gardening. Give them a packet of seeds and a little spot of their own, show them what to do, and watch the magic happen.Spending time in the landscape with children, especially young ones, requires some attention on the... Read more
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Salon.com
This feminist is sticking with Bernie Sanders: Why Hillary backers need to take another long, honest lookflummoxed by friends who exclusively feed their children organic food but sudde
This feminist is sticking with Bernie Sanders: Why Hillary backers need to take another long, honest look
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
flummoxed by friends who exclusively feed their children organic food but suddenly are agnostic on GMOs and which pesticide companies give to which candidates). Previously, I might have elided over these unholy corporate ties, too, as... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Energy: Clinton makes her pitch to coal countryfrom the impacts of this dangerous industrial activity,” Lauren Petrie, Rocky M
Overnight Energy: Clinton makes her pitch to coal country
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
from the impacts of this dangerous industrial activity,” Lauren Petrie, Rocky Mountain region director of Food and Water Watch, said in a statement. But drillers applauded the decision on Monday. “Today’s decision protects private property... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Cultivating a pollinator's paradisecan become its own habitat, providing shelter and food. While butterflies are
Cultivating a pollinator's paradise
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
can become its own habitat, providing shelter and food. While butterflies are beautiful and hummingbirds are fun to watch, both pollinate, taking any garden to a new level. Hummingbirds also eat some small garden pests, including... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Endangered Missouri falcons hatch in two KC area nests, public can watch them grow onlineKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two nests of newly hatched Peregrine falcons are online for
Endangered Missouri falcons hatch in two KC area nests, public can watch them grow online
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 25 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two nests of newly hatched Peregrine falcons are online for the public to watch. The Missouri Department of Conservation says that four baby falcons hatched in each nest on Thursday; one at at the American Century Investments... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
ANN LOVEJOY | When the woodpecker just won’t quitindicate an insect infestation. If so, borate rods (sold as Impel) can be inser
ANN LOVEJOY | When the woodpecker just won’t quit
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 26 days ago
indicate an insect infestation. If so, borate rods (sold as Impel) can be inserted into infested wood, spreading a natural pesticide in damp weather. Once the pests are gone, seal any holes with caulk or epoxy to make them less attractive to other... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
ANN LOVEJOY | Five myths of sustainabilityYears ago, I met an ardent pair of landscapers with a big dream. Sickened by es
ANN LOVEJOY | Five myths of sustainability
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 27 days ago
Years ago, I met an ardent pair of landscapers with a big dream. Sickened by escalating pesticide use, Ladd Smith and Mark Gile wanted to change the landscaping ethos. They dreamed of creating a harmonious, earth-friendly program that would result in... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Smooth Sailin': A snake in the grass not always a bad thingI awoke early this morning to see a snake in the grass. I sipped my coffee and
Smooth Sailin': A snake in the grass not always a bad thing
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 30 days ago
I awoke early this morning to see a snake in the grass. I sipped my coffee and watched him from the safety of my porch. He slithered up onto a wooden walkway in my backyard and began to bask in the early morning sunlight. It didn’t take long for the... Read more
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asianage
Big economic data to move marketMNCs who are leading players in their respective industries. The company also p
Big economic data to move market
asianage / Posted 30 days ago
MNCs who are leading players in their respective industries. The company also produces a broad spectrum of commonly used pesticides for crop and non crop applications. Its subsidiary Megh-mani Finechem has commenced commercial production of... Read more
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NBC News
Monarch Butterflies Face 'Quasi-Extinction' — But Hope Is on the Wingprospect of increasing," Dr. Orley "Chip" Taylor, a co-author of the study and
Monarch Butterflies Face 'Quasi-Extinction' — But Hope Is on the Wing
NBC News / Posted 1 months ago
prospect of increasing," Dr. Orley "Chip" Taylor, a co-author of the study and director of the nonprofit group Monarch Watch, told NBC News. The study looked at variations in monarch populations, starting in 1993, and analyzed what the chances... Read more
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