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Northwest Wildlife Refuges to Phase out Pesticide

posted on July 24, 2014 at 11:03 AM

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) -- Federal wildlife refuges in the Northwest and Hawaii will phase out a class of pesticides that are chemically similar to nicotine because they pose a threat to bees and other pollinators key to crop growth. The region... Full Story

Oregon Regulators Reject Pesticide-Free Zones

posted on November 2, 2012 at 4:47 PM

Farmers said the buffer zones would devastate agriculture, foresters said they would hamper efforts to replant near streams. Full Story

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