Toxicologist: Neonic honey contamination study “misleading” and “illogical”

Earlier this month, CBC published a news story citing a recent manuscript published in the journal Science suggesting wide spread pesticide contamination in honey. The story was based on research by scientists out of Switzerland who analyzed various honey samples worldwide. The researchers had reportedly determined that almost 80 percent of honey contains neonicotinoid pesticides.… Read More Toxicologist: Neonic honey contamination study “misleading” and “illogical”

Pesticides contribute to lower IQ’s in children …. or do they?

A curious article was published today in an online environmentalist publication named Eco Child’s Play. The report cited a scientific manuscript published in the July edition of the academic journal Environmental Health Perspectives. The author of the Eco Child’s Play article alleges that the study concludes that pregnant women living near farms put their babies at… Read More Pesticides contribute to lower IQ’s in children …. or do they?