Insecticide-tainted eggs prompt food safety scare in Europe

A food safety scare has erupted in Europe after insecticide-tainted eggs were found to have been put out to market. The issue first began in Belgium, spreading to Germany, Sweden, Switzerland and the Netherlands, where millions of chickens could be culled and millions of eggs are being pulled from shelves. Belgium said it was aware […]

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Indoor/Outdoor Insecticide

(instrumental country music) FarmWorks indoor/outdoor concentrated insecticide controls a wide range of indoor and outdoor pests. The one half gallon jug of concentrate produces 64 gallons of insecticide spray solution. Use FarmWorks indoor/outdoor concentrated insecticide around landscaping, ornamentals, in and around commercial buildings and foundations, and on lawns. Apply as a crack and crevice spray, […]

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Banning pesticides: “We’re sleepwalking into a European food crisis”

Ultimately it comes down to enabling consumers to have choice and whether that is they want to eat food that is close from home, they want to have access to, you know a wide range of different fruits vegetables at different times of the year, perhaps brought in from different countries I think it’s about […]

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Pesticides in Paradise: Hawai’i’s Health and Environment At Risk

For centuries Hawai’i was a tropical paradise. Hawaiians used sophisticated agricultural systems from fish ponds, loko i’a, to taro patches, lo’i kalo, that operated in harmony from Mauka to Makai. But today, this paradise is being contaminated with high volumes of toxic pesticides. Just one chemical company on Kaua’i uses 90 different pesticide formulations and […]

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Sensor That Detects Antibiotics, Pesticides In Food Developed In North Texas

THEY COULD CONTAIN WISTERIA CONTAMINATION. ALL OF THEM HAVE RECALLED PACKAGES WITH A NOVEMBER 25 USED BY DATE. THAT IS WHAT YOU WANT TO LOOK FOR. WITH FOOD SAFETY CONCERNS HEALTH EXPERTS ARE WARNING ABOUT ONE COMMON PRACTICE THAT THEY SAY INCREASES THE RISK OF DEVELOPING DEADLY INFECTIONS. ALL NEW AT 10:00 WE SHOW YOU […]

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Predicting Malaria Outbreaks With NASA Satellites

In the Amazon Rainforest, few animals are as dangerous to humans as mosquitoes that transmit malaria. In the Western Hemisphere, 90 percent of all malaria cases occur in the Amazon, but it’s not spread evenly across the tropical region. While malaria has decreased in the Brazilian Amazon, the disease has been steadily increasing in the […]

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