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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Impacts of Neonicotinoids on Bees

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According to a new report by the Xerces Society, entitled "How Neonicotinoids Can Kill Bees" this common class of pesticides has an unintended effect on many species of bees. Neonicotinoids are neuro-active insecticides, which are chemi...

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

State Officials Urge Residents to Check Plants for Spotted Lanternfly

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State Agricultural
Officials Urge Residents to Check Plants for Spotted Lanternfly

BOSTON — The MassachusettsDepartment of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) today announced that a single dead
specimen of spotted lanternfly, an invasive pest, was ...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

Reduced Evening Office Hours on 3/18/19 and 3/25/19

NOTICE:

 

On Monday March 18, 2019 and
March 25, 2019 evening office hours will be from 4:00 – 5:30 pm, as the Agentwill be in meetings. 

 

Meetings outside of the Agent’s
normal office hours are available by...

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