Mosquitoes are primary means of transmission, and Florida has lots of those.
There have been no cases where the virus has been spread by mosquitoes in the U.S.
Some ‘Catholics’ want to kill babies, not mosquitoes.
“So more research would need to be done to determine if Zika can be transmitted via kissing.”
Okay, but kill the mosquitoes, anyway. Nothing good comes from them.
“It may only be a matter of time” — or not.
Sorry, the Aedes aegypti predates global warming.
And DDT would be the safest and most effective mosquito control.
But some countries have little or no mosquito control.
Don’t panic. Kill mosquitoes
DDT eliminated the Aedes mosquitos from Brazil and Argentina.
We’re not alone.
Zika is not the only cause of microencephaly.
“But governments and nonprofit agencies decided too early that the job had been done, and dismantled these programs to save money. Now the mosquito is back.”
Allied soldiers liberally sprayed survivors to stop the spread of deadly typhus.
Mosquito eradication must proceed ASAP to control the spread of Zika — including use of DDT.
From the Altoona Tribune (Altoona, PA), September 26, 1929.
“Companies need to be vigilant for hints of declining performance of products that contain neonicotinoids.”
Agricultural technology is doing great and getting better without more taxpayer funding and government interference.
Words “pesticide” and “insecticide” nowhere to be found.
“The environmentalists’ dirty little secret is that bees are actually doing fine.”
… wait for it…
I tried to capture the idiocy of the study in the title.
If this were true, vaccines wouldn’t have worked in the 1950s and 1960s.
Stop it, Brenda Eskenazi.
Enlist Duo is just a combination of two already approved pesticides.
“A textbook case of the “let’s scare people to death” playbook.”
Whatever. Glyphosphate, other pesticides and other chemicals in the environment don’t cause cancer.
Former EPA administrator William Ruckelshaus, that is.
Here are 12 highly toxic pesticides approved for use in organic farming.
Unless this explains the problem of millennial, I don’t think so.
“What is remarkable is that David Goulson himself discredits any research funded by special interests.”
The enviros hate chlorpyrifos and have been after it for 20 years.
But don’t expect neonic opponents to go away anytime soon.
The rise of super lice: They're stronger than ever and headed your way. Development and registration of insecticides has been so retarded by activists and regulators that lice can actually rely on evolutionary theory.
Greenpeace protests French Supermarket for selling low-price conventional produce. Pesticides reduce the cost of produce by increasing yields and efficiency. Greenpeace wants everyone buying high-priced organics that require more space and more resources.
Incriminated by junk science; Debunked by reality.
Climategate meets anti-pesticide activism.
The AP reports:
Jon Entine writes at Forbes.com:
And where’s PETA? Hayes has used 100,000 frogs in his “research.” Amphibians in decline? No, they’re all in Hayes’ cages!