Incitec Pivot Fertilisers Grain Report – powered by igrain 03/04/2018

Hello and welcome to this weeks Incitec Pivot Fertilisers Grain Report A short and relatively quiet week in the markets was ignited on Thursday night by a forecast plantings report that with lower than expected soybean and corn acreage intentions in the US. This was balanced by higher stocks than guesstimates, but values still climbed […]

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Incitec Pivot Fertilisers Grain Report – powered by igrain 14/08/2018

Hi and welcome to this weeks Incitec Pivot Fertilisers Grain Report A good start to August has buoyed prospects in the big producing areas in the north of Western Australia and South Australia’s Eyre Peninsula. Moisture has found its way onto the east coast, with totals received less than 50% of average at the halfway […]

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Incitec Pivot Fertilisers Grain Report – powered by igrain 15/05/2018

Hi and welcome to this weeks Incitec Pivot Fertilisers Grain Report Southern New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia received follow-up rain leading into last weekend, with the best falls being recorded closer to the coast and whilst it has turned cold on the east coast, parts of WA are experiencing temperatures of 30 degrees […]

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Incitec Pivot Fertilisers Grain Report – powered by igrain 25/09/2018

Hello and welcome to this weeks Incitec Pivot Fertilisers Grain Report September is set to finish with a whimper as rainfall arrives in limited amounts in the last days of the month. The last 3 weeks have delivered restricted precipitation, multiple widespread frosts and natural Spring warming. Markets have reacted to the upside as confidence […]

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Report shows decline in pesticide use

RACHEL: THIS NEW REPORT SHOWS CHEMICALS USED ON PLANTS CAN HARMING AND EVEN KILLING BEES. ANNIE WHITE BUILT HER GARDEN PESTICIDE-FREE.>>THIS WAS ALL LAWN PREVIOUSLY, SO THIS IS HUGE HABITAT. SHE SEARCHED SPECIFICALLY FOR BEE-FRIENDLY PLANTS AND FLOWERS WITHOUT DANGEROUS NEONICTINOID INSECTICIDES.>>IT’S REALLY, REALLY CHALLENGING. BUT WHITE IS AHEAD OF THE CURVE ON A GROWING […]

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Using NPIC’s Ecological Pesticide Incident Reporting Portal

Hi welcome, and thanks for joining today’s webinar from the National Pesticide Information Center. NPIC is formed through a cooperative agreement between the US EPA and Oregon State University. I’m Amy Holman I’m the project coordinator here at NPIC, and before we get started today I’d like to cover just a couple of quick logistical […]

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Corporate Media Fails AGAIN To Report On Deadly Pesticide From Chemical Industry Giant

In 1965, Dow AgroSciences brought a pesticide called chlorpyrifos to the market. The pesticide became widely used on crops all over the world due to how effective it was at killing mosquitos, ants, roaches, and other insects that pose a threat to the global food supply. 52 years after it was first introduced, the pesticide […]

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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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