Agriculture poses immense threat to environment, German study says

Nicole Sagener (translated from German by Erika Körner) Published 04/10/2015 | Updated: 04/13/2015 Conventional agriculture is causing enormous environmental damage in Germany, warns a study by the country’s Federal Environment Agency, saying a transition to organic farming and stricter regulation is urgently needed. EurActiv Germany reports. Spanning over 50% … Continue reading

The Evils of Pesticides

Pesticides are used in everything in our surrounding environment. From food products to the air we breathe pesticides are used to keep pests away from our precious commodities. But in recent years the evils of pesticides have come to light. The health and environmental effects pesticides have on both humans … Continue reading