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We’re on the verge of wiping out 1 million species. And that could hurt our own survival chances, UN report says

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Up to 1 million plant and animal species are on the verge of extinction, with alarming implications for human survival, ...

Maryland expected to ban neonicotinoids in household pesticides

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The [bee]keepers joined academics ...
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Eaten alive: Crops can ‘feel’ insects eating them, providing clues to insect resistance

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A new study arrived at the fairly gruesome conclusion that plants can feel insects eat them alive. And a specific type of plant, ...
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Deadly bacteria could put an end to Florida orange juice

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For years, Florida orange farmers have been fighting an incurable bacterial infection that threatens the very existence of the state's ...
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