Pesticide Safety and Education
Displaying 1 - 10 of 44 resources
May 2019I can find lots of information on what Crossbow kills but no specific information on how it does it. I am trying to kill wild blackberries. My yard is in a condo development and is right next to my neighbor who does not like herbicides. She tells me that if I spray the blackberries that are next to her organic fruit tree, the herbicide will transfer to any ...
Apr 2019Educational event draws hundreds from woodland community in Clackamas County and beyond.
Mar 7, 2019Survey results show that the vast majority of Oregon’s school districts have implemented key integrated pest management practices, including reduced pesticide use, through training provided by Oregon State University.
Feb 26, 2019Encasing insecticides in microscopic plastic capsules – a common formulation for many pest sprays on the market – could lead to unintended consequences.
Feb 8, 2019Just because a pesticide is organic, doesn't mean it isn't toxic. Do some research before using any product.
Blend of warmer water, chemical exposure influence gene expression across generations in a coastal fish
Jan 31, 2019Warmer water temperatures, combined with low-level exposure to chemicals, influence the expression of genes in the offspring of an abundant North American fish species.
Nov 20, 2018The discovery of a new gene in zebrafish could lead to a better understanding of how exposure to chemicals leads to disease in humans.
Nov 2, 2018Let OSU Extension experts pave the way to truth when it comes to practices in the garden.