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Study: Pesticide Likely To Blame For Drop In Honey Bee Population

Honeybees are a critical part of our food supply, but they’re disappearing at an alarming rate. Dr. Alex Lu of Harvard, though, believes he’s solved the mystery.


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Apples, Celery Top List Of Produce With Most Pesticide Residue

You eat fruits and vegetables to stay healthy, but there is a warning about your favorite produce. New research suggests many fruits and vegetables are filled with the chemicals.



Mosquito Spraying Set For Framingham, Wayland, Sudbury Wetlands

Mosquito spraying will begin next week in a number of neighborhoods west of Boston.


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NSTAR Extends Herbicide Moratorium On Cape Cod

NSTAR voluntary extends a moratorium on herbicide use through the end of 2011.