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Organic diet ‘dramatically reduces exposure to toxic pesticides’ A report has found that levels of glyphosate in adults and children fell significantly after just one week of eating organic Agriculture Environment Health Wellbeing
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Out with pesticides, in with wildflowers Tailored strips of wildflowers allow pest-eating insects to spread throughout crop fields, reducing the need for pesticides. We meet the tea... Environment
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Five ways to make your garden or green space more bee-friendly Gardeners have a role to play in helping bees, no matter how small the growing space available. Read on for five tips to make your green pat... Written in partnership with Ecotricity
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The people v Monsanto: corporation to face ‘moral tribunal’ Agrochemical company Monsanto will be the subject of a ‘moral tribunal’ at The Hague Agriculture Environment Justice
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Pesticides ban is a triumph for people power, and Europe The push for a ban on neonicotinoid pesticides – believed to be linked to a dramatic decline in the populations of bees and other pollinator... Environment Perspective
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EC proposes pesticide ban to protect honeybees Following a citizens’ campaign, a Europe-wide ban on pesticides posing a danger to bees is being considered, as B&Q and other retailers remo... Conservation Environment
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