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      Paul Francois
      Monsanto found guilty of chemical poisoning in France

      13 Feb 2012: French farmer Paul Francois says he suffered neurological problems after inhaling Monsanto's Lasso weedkiller


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      Birds of prey as ambassadors of peace in the Middle East
      9 Feb 2012:

      Documentary of an international collaborative conservation effort that relies on birds, scientists and farmers
      14 comments
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      Why I resigned over Bhopal
      Bhopal 26 Jan 2012: Meredith Alexander: A true Olympic legacy would be for Dow Chemical to shoulder responsibility for the 1984 tragedy 194 comments
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      Ducks replace paddy-field pesticides
      24 Jan 2012:

      Japanese farmers rediscover ancient rice-growing technique that boosts production without the need for chemicals
      42 comments
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      Honeybee problem nearing a 'critical point'
      13 Jan 2012:

      Grist: Unusual honeybee die-offs have become so severe that some US beekeepers will qualify for disaster relief funds
      44 comments
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      India's children reap the bitter harvest of endosulfan
      Chandika Rai and her son Kaushiq 11 Jan 2012: In some Keralan villages half the families have a severely disabled child: the legacy, locals say, of pesticide spraying
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      Pesticide firms must be held to account for bee poisoning
      2 Dec 2011: Alison Benjamin: There is an overwhelming body of evidence pointing the finger at the sub-lethal impact of pesticides on bees 33 comments
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      UK bird populations: which ones are down - and which are going up?
      30 Nov 2011:

      Who are the winning and losing bird species? Blue tits are up but Turtle Doves are on the brink of extinction in the UK
      21 comments
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      GM crops a failure in developing countries, says Friends of the Earth - video
      Nnimmo Bassey, chairman of Friends of the Earth. Video (8min 18sec), 19 Oct 2011:

      Nnimmo Bassey, head of Friends of the Earth International dismisses the biotech industry's claims that GM crops require fewer pesticides and produce higher yields
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      Silent Spring by Rachel Carson – review
      30 Sep 2011:

      Tim Radford: Written to alert the world to the poisonous legacy of pesticides, Silent Spring was one of the most effective books ever written
      10 comments
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      Uplands protest over ban on bracken spray
      23 Sep 2011:

      Has spinach queered the pitch for the long, long struggle against the beautiful but rampantly invasive plant?
      29 comments
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      Have you spotted a strange curling disease in your home-grown veg?
      George Monbiot blog : vegetable gardens decimated by herbicide, Aminopyralid, present in manure 15 Jul 2011:

      Poisoning by the pesticide aminopyralid is affecting small producers and amateur gardeners. I am taking action on their behalf
      112 comments
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      Gamekeeper with huge cache of bird poison fined £3,300
      27 May 2011: Dean Barr had more than 10kg of carbofuran in his possession, enough 'to kill every bird of prey in Scotland six times over'
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      Can I stop a farmer spraying pesticides close to my home?
      26 May 2011:

      Leo Hickman: Many farmers routinely spray their crops with pesticides, but can neighbours demand their concerns be considered?
      97 comments
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      Eco-farming could double food output of poor countries, says UN
      Indian farmer Rajen Bordoloi, 45, works on a paddy field in Bamphar, near Gauhati, India 8 Mar 2011:

      Report cites insect-trapping plants in Kenya and Bangladesh's use of ducks in paddy fields, and resulting rise in crop yields
      21 comments

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