Maryland Judge Nixes Local Ban On Certain Lawn PesticidesMembers of a Maryland county council are blasting a judge's ruling invalidating a local ban on certain pesticides on private lawns.
Montgomery County Scheduled To Act On Lawn Pesticides BillThe Montgomery County Council is scheduled to take action on a bill relating to pesticide use on lawns.
Researchers Find Pesticides May Increase Chances Of Having Autistic ChildA recent autism study found that pregnant women who lived near farms where pesticides were used had a two-thirds higher risk of having children with autism.
Home Air Quality: Are Americans Suffocating Themselves?The EPA now considers poor indoor air quality to be a top risk to public health.
Food Allergies Linked To PesticidesPeople exposed to higher levels of certain pesticides may develop food allergies.
Stink Bugs Rebounding In MarylandFarmers and scientists say stink bugs are back in a big way in Maryland.
Save Your Lawn And The Bay, Mow Your Grass Taller If you're looking to save your lawn and the Chesapeake Bay, start with cutting your grass higher this summer.
Government Eases Pesticide Rules To Target Stink BugsThe possibility of massive crop loss from the brown marmorated stink bug has convinced the federal government to ease some of its pesticide rules.