January 19, 2018

Keeping Neonicotinoids as a Viable Tool for Farmers – #AgVocate Audio

AgVocacy-Forum-Logo-BannerNeonicotinoid insecticides are among the most widely adopted insecticides for managing insect pests in annual and perennial crops worldwide.

However, their effects on non-target insect species, including bees, have raised concerns.

During the Bayer CropScience AgVocacy Forum in San Antonio, we visited with Professor Emeritus Pete Nowak, University of Wisconsin-Madison, about some recent studies examining the importance of neonicotinoid seed treatments for farmers in North America.

Have a Listen —>  Bayer AgVocacy Forum Pete Nowak

To view the studies, navigate your web browser to —   http://aginfomatics.com/index.html

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About Rusty Halvorson

With radio roots stretching for decades, Rusty’s communication skills, love of agriculture, and dedication to the job are the reasons why he's the voice of The American Ag Network.