EPA announced that it is funding three independent studies on integrated pest management (IPM) with a goal of reducing the use of pesticides that can be hazardous to honey bees and other pollinators. The EPA awarded about $460,000 in total grant funding to Louisiana State U., the U. of Vermont and Pennsylvania State U. to research alternative pest control methods/best practices to lower risk to bees while still effectively controlling pests.   Want the latest agricultural news each day? ...

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