Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Organic farming will make rice cheaper, says group...And more

Pesticides blamed for some childhood brain cancers.
Environmental Health News - Charlottesville,VA,USA
Parental exposure to pesticides and childhood brain cancer: United States Atlantic Coast Childhood Brain Cancer Study. Environmental Health Perspectives ...
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Organic farming will make rice cheaper, says group
Manila Bulletin - Philippines
By MARVYN N. BENANING The price of rice may eventually go down with farmers benefiting from lower production cost as they start to produce their own organic ...
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Huggies Rolls Out Organic Disposables
Huggies is offering organic disposable diapers for the parents out there who don’t want those harmful chemicals on their kids cheeks. Additionally, the diapers are made from organic cotton, are hypoallergenic and provide a gentle kick ...
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Anti-pesticide group takes aim at Marin County ordinance
Marin Independent-Journal - San Rafael,CA,USA
Marin County has made big strides in curbing the use of pesticides on public property, but an activist group says that isn't good enough. ...
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City Prepares for New Pesticide Ban
580 CFRA Radio - Ottawa,Ontario,Canada
The City of Ottawa is preparing for the arrival of the Ontario Government's ban on the cosmetic use of pesticides. A report for the Planning and Environment ...
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Fruit discards may well be your future pesticide
Balita.org - Minsterley,England,UK
This pest can now be controlled not by using expensive and imported pesticides but by simply using rotten table fruits and vegetables as baits. ...
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More enforcement needed for pesticide spray regulations
The Western Star (Corner Brook) - Final - 10-01-2002 - 413 words
Karen Griffin - Judie Squires says someone needs to patrol the companies that spray residential areas for pesticides because she's observed nine violations of the Environmental Protection Act in her Paradise neighborhood alone


Spray woes: Province falling down on monitoring pesticides
The Telegram (St. John's) - Final - 10-01-2002 - 253 words
Judie Squires - environment to become poisoned? A temporary ban on all residential pesticides has to be put into place, to protect us, our wildlife and our environment as a whole. Judie Squires Paradise


Government lax on cosmetic pesticide regulation: advocate
The Telegram (St. John's) - 08-28-2004 - 613 words
Stokes Sullivan, Deana - Despite increased awareness about adverse health effects from pesticides, Judie Squires, a member of the Pesticide Working Group of Newfoundland and Labrador, isn't optimistic the province will ban cosmetic use


Woman doesn't expect cosmetic pesticide ban any time soon
The Western Star (Corner Brook) - 08-30-2004 - 712 words
Stokes Sullivan, Deana - Despite increased awareness about adverse health effects from pesticides, Judie Squires, a member of the Pesticide Working Group of Newfoundland and Labrador, isn't optimistic that the province will ban the


Province lagging behind in pesticide control
The Telegram (St. John's) - 09-04-2005 - 496 words
Squires, Judie - it to do is to prohibit the cosmetic use of synthetic pesticides altogether in order to protect our citizens and the environment. Judie Squires writes from Portugal Cove-St. Philip's


The two sides to pesticide use
The Telegram (St. John's) - 07-16-2006 - 781 words
Judie Squires - health of your families. When Canada's most respected health authorities tell us pesticides threaten our health, we should all be listening. Judie Squires writes from Portugal Cove-St. Philip's


Inquiry implicates BTk
The Telegram (St. John's) - 06-24-2006 - 353 words
DEANA STOKES SULLIVAN - of trees. The live spores can be inhaled by humans and animals exposed to BT. Judie Squires, secretary of the Northeast Avalon Group of the Sierra Club, says despite claims that


Delayed pesticide laws 'disappointing'
The Telegram (St. John's) - 06-24-2006 - 833 words
DEANA STOKES SULLIVAN - at the end of this year. These products will only be sold to certified dealers. Judie Squires, secretary of the newly formed Northeast Avalon Group of the Sierra Club, isn't


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Time for provincial lawn pesticide regulation
The Telegram (St. John's) - 03-14-2009 - 419 words
pesticides. Please join me in lobbying our province for a pesticide ban Judie Squires Portugal Cove...

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