SUPPORTING pesticide use! Any suggestions?

Toby Johnson Christchurch May 15, 2016 06:03 PM

Okay - this may be an unusual request to most...BUT;
Has anyone seen any effective campaigns seeking to get public support behind the use of pesticides? New Zealand is in the…

  • Agriculture
    • Pesticide Use

What to do about a Chinch Bug Problem

Unknown April 27, 2013 06:07 AM

We are having a problem with chinch bugs throughtout our town. The birds are digging up the lawns and green spaces searching for this food source. Does anyone have a solution to…

  • Agriculture
    • Pesticide Use

Examples of Residential Commitments to going Pesticide/Herbicide Free

Lori Rissling Wynn Canmore October 01, 2012 10:55 AM

Greetings. The Town of Canmore has a goal stating that "50% of the community voluntarily reports they are pesticide free". I am working with a local non-profit (the Pink…

  • Agriculture
    • Pesticide Use

Helping Conventional Farmers Diversify

Teresa Opheim Ames February 11, 2012 09:19 AM

we will be conducting on-farm research with four conventional farmers on moving from a corn-soybean rotation to a three-year rotation that reduces chemical inputs. These farmers…

  • Agriculture
    • Pesticide Use

Banning Cosmetic Pesticides

Steven Conway Halifax April 22, 2010 11:27 AM

More and More provinces are banning the non-essential sale and use of pesticide - more specifically lawn care and landscaping uses.

Steven Conway
Program Coordinator
Nova…

  • Agriculture
    • Pesticide Use

Looking for the Best Experts on Pesticides and Herbicides Used on Golf Courses

pointsofview golfstudy Orono June 07, 2009 05:25 PM

I am in the process of doing investigative research on the links between pesticides, herbicides and other chemicals used on golf courses and their possible links to various kinds…

  • Agriculture
    • Pesticide Use

Encouraging IPM in Agriculture

Colleen Burrows October 28, 2008 12:42 PM

Is anyone aware of any work that has been done with cbsm and integrated pest management in agriculture? We have diverse cultures and education is not doing the trick! I'm looking…

  • Agriculture
    • Pesticide Use

Looking for Information on Awareness of Municipal Environmental By-Laws

Nicole Gibeau Halifax April 28, 2008 12:52 PM

I am studying the Halifax pesticide by-law and I've found that awareness of the by-law is quite high (90% of my study respondents were aware of the by-law). I'd like to compare…

  • Agriculture
    • Pesticide Use

Community Health Improvements after Pesticide Bans?

Ryan Conway Charlottetown January 14, 2008 03:47 PM

Hello everyone,

I hope you don't mind that this isn't strictly cbsm-focused, but I thought it would be a good place to ask: Is anyone aware of studies that have measured relevant…

  • Agriculture
    • Pesticide Use

Opportunity for Input into Pesticide Reduction Focus Groups

Tom Bird Waterloo September 17, 2007 11:20 AM

Hello.

I am in the process of refining our CBSM approach to reducing residential pesticide use and would welcome input into developing our focus group discussion guide with…

  • Agriculture
    • Pesticide Use

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