pesticide

Chlorpyrifos chemical symbol
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Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan is joining five other states in a lawsuit challenging an EPA decision that allows continued use of a pesticide.

Residents of Plainfield, Massachusetts will vote on a resolution at a Town Meeting Saturday to make their town a Pollinator-Friendly Community. 

Tick
Photo by Scott Bauer (USDA ARS)

A new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention looks at whether spraying yards with pesticides reduces the risk of contracting a tick-borne disease. In New York, the study focused on Dutchess County.