EPA Awards $500,000 to Help Reduce Children’s Exposure to Pesticides

Children’s Exposure to Pesticides

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced two grants to help reduce students’, teachers’ and staffs’ exposure to pests and pesticides in our nation’s schools, while saving money, energy and pesticide treatment costs. “Children are among the most vulnerable members of our society, and EPA is working to protect them from needless threats,” said Jim … Read more

How Organic Insecticides Can Be Important Tools for Conventional Growers

Organic Insecticides

In 2017, organic insecticides and other pest control products are readily available to traditional and organic growers. Organic insecticides and use of other pest control tactics are often an essential part of a certified organic farm’s approach to pest management, especially in the hot and humid areas of the country where insect pests are unusually … Read more