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Global abstention from pesticides will lead to food shortages, Syngenta says

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The world is likely to face food shortages within 20 years if pesticides and genetically modified crops are shunned, according ...
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SexyPlant: Can GMO crops that produce insect sex pheromones replace pesticides?

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“Sexy plants” are on the way to replacing many harmful pesticides, scientists say, by producing the sex pheromones of insects ...
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Humans have killed more than 80% of wild mammals

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[S]ince the dawn of civilisation, humanity has caused the loss of 83% of all wild mammals and half of plants, ...
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EU approves total ban on neonicotinoid insecticides due to bee health concerns

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The European Union will ban the world’s most widely used insecticides from all fields due to the serious danger they ...
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Neonicotinoid insecticides pose risks to wild bees and honeybees, European Food Safety Authority says

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The world’s most widely used insecticides pose a serious danger to both honeybees and wild bees, according to a major ...
Despite 2014 EU ban, neonicotinoid insecticides still found in quarter of UK honey samples

Despite 2014 EU ban, neonicotinoid insecticides still found in quarter of UK honey samples

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Almost a quarter of British honey samples remain contaminated after a partial ban on neonicotinoid pesticides, new research has revealed ...
UK backs complete EU ban of neonicotinoid insecticides, citing harm to pollinators

UK backs complete EU ban of neonicotinoid insecticides, citing harm to pollinators

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The UK will back a total ban on insect-harming pesticides in fields across Europe, the environment secretary, Michael Gove, has ...
'Ecological Armageddon'? Three-quarters of flying insects in Germany vanished in 25 years, study claims

‘Ecological Armageddon’? Three-quarters of flying insects in Germany vanished in 25 years, study claims

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The abundance of flying insects has plunged by three-quarters over the past 25 years, according to a new study.... Insects ...
UK science advisor: Agricultural pesticides important, but better regulations needed to limit environmental impacts

UK science advisor: Agricultural pesticides important, but better regulations needed to limit environmental impacts

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The assumption by regulators around the world that it is safe to use pesticides at industrial scales across landscapes is ...
EU leaning toward permanent ban of neonicotinoid insecticides, citing 'acute risk to bees'

EU leaning toward permanent ban of neonicotinoid insecticides, citing ‘acute risk to bees’

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The world’s most widely used insecticides would be banned from all fields across Europe under draft regulations from the European ...
Bumblebees fed high doses of neonicotinoids in laboratory setting did not buzz as much or release pollen

Bumblebees fed high doses of neonicotinoids in laboratory setting did not buzz as much or release pollen

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The world’s most widely used insecticides harm the ability of bees to vibrate flowers and shake out the pollen to fertilise crops, ...

UK lifts EU ban on neonics to allow farmers to fight pests

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Farmers will be able to use blacklisted pesticides linked to serious harm in bees after the UK government temporarily lifted ...
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Fish oil without the fish

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Fish oil, used as a health supplement and feed for fish, could soon come from a GM crop rather than ...

GM crops good for environment, study finds

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Crops genetically modified to poison pests can deliver significant environmental benefits, according to a study spanning two decades and 1.5m ...