EPA says its recently completed analysis of the potential human health risks of the pesticide chlorpyrifos, including exposures through drinking water, does not alter its plan to ban use of the substance on food, though the agency is seeking public input on its revised scientific analysis in advance of a March 31 legal deadline for a final decision.
The talking points surrounding robotic farm equipment usually focus on the decreased need for humans to interface with machines. We use words like “driverless” and “autonomous” to describe the lack of human involvement with farm equipment. Read moreRead More »
Agriculture industry asks EPA pesticide officials to delay implementing worker safety provision. In return, the industry says it will drop support for legislation blocking provision from taking effect. Read moreRead More »