Parliament nod on pesticide and seed bills likely next session: MoS Agri
Pesticide Management Bill seeks to regulate the pesticide sector by fixing prices and setting up of a regulatory authority.
Income-Tax officer rescues snake attacked with pesticide in Indore
Singh also used a straw to pour water into the snake's stomach to cleanse it of the ill-effects of pesticides poured over it.
Daily yoga practice improves sperm quality: AIIMS study
This could be explained by increase in levels of certain chemicals which increase neuroplasticity.
World Milk Day: Animal vs plant milk, which is the healthier choice?
Typically, milk is the primary source of nutrition for infant mammals before they are able to digest other types of food.
Reducing exposure to hormone-disrupting chemicals to tackle obesity
Obesogens can promote fat accumulation through increasing the number and size of fat cells or by increasing appetite.
Pesticides may alter hormone production in humans
Endocrine disrupters are natural or synthetic molecules that can alter hormone function.
Bombay HC asks state to explain adulteration mechanism
The HC said adulteration and fruits preserved through hazardous pesticides is very serious.
Address issue of chemical in fruits, veggie: NGO to Bombay HC
The petitioner has requested the court to direct the state government and concerned departments to frame a policy to control these problems.
Baking soda can remove pesticides from apples: study
Washing could be one effective strategy to clean pesticides off produce, and it is standard practice in the food industry.
Maharashtra government issues fresh guidelines for spraying pesticides
The state government has already announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh for the families of the deceased.