Europe is currently in a frenzy trying to drum up enough support to dramatically rollback approvals of targeted synthetic pesticides, the backbone of conventional agriculture. Leveraging the ongoing public debate about the pending new Green Deal and Farm to Fork policies, activists are calling for tighter restrictions and in some…

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Thanks to SARS-Cov2, the virus behind COVID-19, we’ve been hearing a lot about these three letters:


Short for polymerase chain reaction, this laboratory technique can amplify the tiniest sample of DNA or RNA, opening the door to relatively quick identification of an organism. …

“The everyday kindness of the back roads more than makes up for the acts of greed in the headlines.”

— Charles Kuralt, late CBS News correspondent known for his in-depth reporting of society’s “back roads.”

Headlines are written to get attention. But sometimes they get the wrong attention for the wrong reasons, triggering the wrong reactions. …

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