Over the past few years, a number of the go-to pest management tools have been taken off the market by manufacturers or edict from the EPA. But, while the conventional crop protection portfolio has been shrinking, the offerings and emergence of biological-based solutions have been growing.
President Obama signed S. 764 at the end of July, making mandatory disclosure of bioengineered food the law nationwide and shifting the focus to the rulemaking process. In this opinion article, John Keeling discusses the benefits and concerns that come with this new piece of legislation. Read moreRead More »
Recent findings from a three-year survey of nematode samples by the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services point to a wider presence of soybean cyst nematode than previously thought. Evidence of this destructive plant pest has now been found in 57 of the state’s 100 counties, up from 52[…]Read More »