Truck Carrying Pesticides Overturns, Closes SB I-270 to NB I-55 RampMoDOT asks drivers to use alternate routes until the scene is cleared.
About 60 Farm Workers Treated After Exposure to PesticidesMount Hope-Funks Grove Fire Chief Eric Fulk says the workers largely suffered skin irritation because they entered the fields too soon after the chemical had been sprayed.
Syngenta AG Rejects Monsanto's Buyout OfferMonsanto’s second $45 billion offer to snap up Swiss agriculture and chemical giant Syngenta AG was rejected by the company.
Honey Bee Deaths Rise Throughout IllinoisThere has been a sharp rise of honey bee deaths in Illinois, but there are steps that local governments may be able to take to reverse that trend.
Scientists Suggest Sound as Possible Alternative to PesticidesUniversity of Missouri scientists suggest that one day we may be able to use sound, rather than pesticides, to protect plants from harm.
Home Air Quality: Are Americans Suffocating Themselves?The EPA now considers poor indoor air quality to be a top risk to public health.
Warm Weather Means More BugsAn MU researcher says the bug bites and allergens are starting about two to three weeks ahead of schedule this year.
Study: People Will Pay Extra for U.S. Made ProductsConsumers were willing to pay up to $5 more for a $30 cotton shirt produced sustainably in the U.S.
Orange Prices On The RiseThat glass of orange juice is costing you more.