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A western Pennsylvania farmer and his employee were charged in federal court for allegedly poisoning migratory birds with pesticide-laced corn.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Aug. 18 that it will no longer allow the pesticide chlorpyrifos to be used on food, due to health concerns.

Compounds produced by sorghum plants to defend against insects could be used as a targeted, nontoxic insect deterrent.

Testing has shown Triple Action Neem Oil Broad Spectrum Fungicide, Insecticide, and Miticide contains pesticide active ingredients not listed on the label.

A Michigan State University study is the first to show an association between unusually high pesticide exposure and poor sense of smell among aging farmers.

Proper pesticide storage can help prolong chemical shelf life and prevent accidents.

The secure storage of pesticides ensures safety and prevents misuse. Learn more about building a pesticide storage unit and using safe storage practices.

With bloom season approaching for fruit crops, it's important to remind growers of the main tactics for reducing the risk of pesticides to bees.

Media stories about pesticides may convince some consumers certain fruits and vegetables aren't safe. But what is the science behind the information?

Using a sprayer that is not calibrated correctly can be waste of chemicals and money. Follow these tips to getting your sprayer ready for the spring season.