Entomologists are looking into why Cry1F is no longer effective at controlling western bean cutworm.
July 2017 Average Global Temperature was the ‘Second-Highest Average Temperature for July in the 138-year Climate Record, trailing last year,’ according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration which found that “… the year-to-date average temperature was 1.62 degrees F above the 20th-century average of 56.9 degrees. This was the[…]Read More »
It’s the silver anniversary for the USDA’s Pesticide Data Program, which marks 25 years with results from samples collected in 2015. It’s a comforting report because it shows American-grown fruits and vegetables are safe because pesticide levels are kept below levels permitted by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which has the[…]Read More »