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Private Pesticide Applicator training dates set for 2014

December 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

BROOKINGS — Who needs to be certified or recertified as a Private Pesticide Applicator?

If you plan to apply any pesticides to produce an agricultural commodity worth $1,000 or more to land that you or your employer rents or owns, you need to be…continue reading on

Pests or pesticides, which is the lesser of two evils?

May 14, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

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Canadian scientist pleads guilty to stealing U.S. trade secrets

October 18, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A Canadian scientist pleaded guilty to economic espionage and theft for sending U.S. trade secrets on a pesticide and a new food product to China and Germany, federal prosecutors said today. Continue Reading

Court says pesticide drift can count as trespass

July 25, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL (AP) The Minnesota Court of Appeals says it can count as trespass under the law when pesticide drifts from one farm to another.

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Pesticide presence: North Dakota to continue monitoring levels found in Red

January 25, 2011 in INFORUM

The North Dakota Department of Agriculture says it will continue to monitor three pesticides found last year in the Red River in concentrations approaching at-risk levels for fish and other aquatic life to see if the results repeat themselves. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: When butterflies fall to Earth

August 22, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Life involves tradeoffs, and this is one tradeoff that local people seem willing to make. Continue Reading

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