Posts Tagged ‘ pesticide use ’

Central Valley: A holistic approach to reduce pesticide risk

Oct 13th, 2010 | By | Category: One Question, Student Work

Pesticide safety is a serious concern among agriculturists. While pesticides are seen as necessary to prevent crop losses, they often have unintended consequences on health and the environment. Laura Van Der Staay, who works in the IR4 program that facilitates pest management solutions for specialty crops and minor uses, feels that pesticide risk can be […]