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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Indian tigers starting to make a roaring comebackthe edge of Ranthambore, a famed wildlife reserve, and mauled two goats belongi
Indian tigers starting to make a roaring comeback
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 days ago
the edge of Ranthambore, a famed wildlife reserve, and mauled two goats belonging to a farmer. In retaliation, he injected pesticide into the goat carcasses, a common method of killing tigers who return to feed on their slaughter. Two goatherds... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Gone Gardenin': Take time to ponder the wonder of the rosethis time ensure that the bushes receive adequate moisture. Some people take p
Gone Gardenin': Take time to ponder the wonder of the rose
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
this time ensure that the bushes receive adequate moisture. Some people take precautions against insect attacks and use a pesticide/fungicide spray on their roses as soon as buds appear. Care must be taken not to concentrate spray on the buds or... 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 13 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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The Fairfield Citizen
Connecticut Audubon looking for citizen scientists to monitor booming osprey populationin my daily walks and occasional kayak trips,” said Dorothy Goldberg, an East H
Connecticut Audubon looking for citizen scientists to monitor booming osprey population
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 15 days ago
in my daily walks and occasional kayak trips,” said Dorothy Goldberg, an East Haven resident. “It is a great pleasure to watch these Osprey families grow and return each year, and I am happy to be part of team of monitors to help ensure that... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Groups Tell President Obama: It Is Time to Move on Democracy IssuesIt’s time for the president to match his eloquent pleas for ‘a better politics’
Groups Tell President Obama: It Is Time to Move on Democracy Issues
CommonDreams.org / Posted 21 days ago
It’s time for the president to match his eloquent pleas for ‘a better politics’ with action to deliver it.” “Big Oil, the pesticide industry and other dirty companies pour millions into campaign contributions to make sure our elected officials... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
In water-stressed Andhra, farmers sign pact to share ground watera collective – Kolagunti Ummadi Neeti Yajamanya Sangham --- to “share groundwat
In water-stressed Andhra, farmers sign pact to share ground water
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 25 days ago
a collective – Kolagunti Ummadi Neeti Yajamanya Sangham --- to “share groundwater with each other” to sustain their crops. Watch | How farmers from Anantapur found a solution to the groundwater crisis This led to the concept of networking of... Read more
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The Mercury News
My lunch with Muhammad Alimorning. One doctor has diagnosed Ali's condition as "Parkinson's syndrome." An
My lunch with Muhammad Ali
The Mercury News / Posted 26 days ago
morning. One doctor has diagnosed Ali's condition as "Parkinson's syndrome." Another doctor has blamed Ali's condition on pesticide poisoning. Ali believes the second doctor, who is giving him regular "blood-cleansing" treatments. Meanwhile, here... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Beekeepers concerned over pesticide use (PHOTOS, VIDEO) Posted Jun. 3, 2016 at 11:13 AM MILTON — Santa Rosa Beekeepers Association m
Beekeepers concerned over pesticide use (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Posted Jun. 3, 2016 at 11:13 AM MILTON — Santa Rosa Beekeepers Association members urge residents to use caution when using pesticides on their properties.Buck Waters, who operates a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Wellesley rents goats to chomp away invasive plantsdirector of the Natural Resources Commission, in a statement. “As we continuall
Wellesley rents goats to chomp away invasive plants
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
director of the Natural Resources Commission, in a statement. “As we continually look for ways to encourage reduced pesticide use, it makes sense to try them in more urban locations like Wellesley as a greener way to landscape our open space... Read more
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KERA North Texas
To Kill Mosquitoes That Spread Zika, Strike Before They Flyprepares for the possible spread of the Zika virus during mosquito season. Sta
To Kill Mosquitoes That Spread Zika, Strike Before They Fly
KERA North Texas / Posted 1 months ago
prepares for the possible spread of the Zika virus during mosquito season. States like New York and New Jersey have used pesticides for years to deal with the West Nile virus. But now they're facing Zika — a virus carried by a different kind of... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
To Kill Mosquitoes That Spread Zika, Strike Before They Flyprepares for the possible spread of the Zika virus during mosquito season. Sta
To Kill Mosquitoes That Spread Zika, Strike Before They Fly
KPBS San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
prepares for the possible spread of the Zika virus during mosquito season. States like New York and New Jersey have used pesticides for years to deal with the West Nile virus. But now they're facing Zika — a virus carried by a different kind of... Read more

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