Three Western Cape pupils have been recognised for their incredible resilience in almost unspeakable circumstances.
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Organic produce doesn't come cheap.
The farming and the agrochemical sectors stand to lose billions of rands if the widely-used glyphosphate herbicide is prohibited amid carcinogenic findings.
The chemicals that farmers use to protect their crops from unwelcome invaders might be killing more than just fungus, it seems they could be killing the farmers too.
Otter fishing, a centuries-old fishing partnership between fishermen and otters, has declined sharply because fish are becoming increasingly scarce.
Experts are trying to pinpoint sources of four man-made gases that damage the earth's ozone layer, found in Greenland's ice and in air samples in Tasmania and Australia.
More than 350 people have become sick across Japan after eating frozen food products that may have been tainted with a pesticide.
Two pesticides are associated with an increased risk of endometriosis, a common health problem that occurs in reproductive-age women.
Prolonged exposure to pesticides, bug and weed killers, and solvents may raise the risk for developing Parkinson's disease.
European Union governments failed to reach a decision on whether to ban three widely-used pesticides linked to the decline of honeybees.
German chemicals giant Bayer has agreed to buy the controversial US seeds and pesticides firm Monsanto for $66bn, in a deal that triggered immediate criticism from environmentalists.
The UN's International Agency for Research on Cancer has classified the herbicide glyphosate and the insecticides malathion and diazinon as 'probably carcinogenic' on the basis of 'limited evidence' of cancer among humans.
A 10-year-old girl's severe allergic reaction was traced back to streptomycin-treated blueberries.
US officials are demanding tougher sentences for illegal pot growers who invade public lands, kill native vegetation and wildlife, and spread toxic pesticides.
A controversial French biologist, whose 2012 paper on the alleged dangers of pesticides was withdrawn, has published new claims.
Bees have a much greater economic value than is widely known, according to a scientific probe into strawberry-growing.
Doctors are warning that uncontrolled pesticide use could be the cause of growing health problems among the people who live in Argentina's farm belt.
Microscopic hairs on the plants stab the blood-thirsty critters, study shows.
Children whose mothers were exposed to pesticides while pregnant were more likely to have attention problems as they grew up.
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