For those of you who love bird watching, or even the sound of birds in the morning, as much as we do, choosing organic is a must. Research continually shows that organic farming is better for...

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A recent study published in the scientific journal Pedobiologia explored how different conservation tilling and fertilization practices...

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Another study has found residues of neonicotinoid pesticides in birds.  This study, published in the journal Science of the Total Environment, ...

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In conventional agriculture, increases in yields are largely due to increased use of synthetic pesticides and fertilizers and thus have...

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A new study published in Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment sought to understand the effect of conversion from conventional farming to...

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It is commonly believed that while organic farming reduces pesticide use, it can also increase pest infestations if non-chemical control is not...

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A recent study published in Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment investigated the effect that organic farming has on birds over the winter. The...

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A recent study published in Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment investigated the effects of organic vs. conventional farming in large- and...

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A recent study published in the journal Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment has found that organic vineyards in Italy support more species...

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Research published in Global Change Biology found that organic farming benefits biodiversity. Looking at data from around the world, the research...

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