articles tagged "Tom Philpott"

Not Just The Bees: Bayer’s Pesticide May Harm Birds, Too

Monday, 8 April 2013 | buzz
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Mother Jones’ Tom Philpott joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Monday, April 8, 2013, to talk about Bayer’s pesticides, A pesticide that is mainstream in farming and agriculture, used because it is extremely effective in eliminating unwanted insects. However, studies show this pesticide is also responsible for harming bees and birds. more »

Superweeds In Half Of All US Farms

Monday, 4 March 2013 | buzz
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Tom Philpott joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Monday, March 4, 2013. Philpott is the co-founder of Maverick Farms, an educational non-profit that promotes community resources and helps reconnect local food networks. Currently he writes the food and agriculture blog for Mother Jones. more »

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