New U.S. Report Issued on Mad Cow and Related Diseases As Europe Grapples with Additional Outbreak and Losses
Press Release
October 10, 2000

A new scientific report characterizes the overall U.S. risk for the occurrence of bovine spongiform […]

New Paper Evaluates the Impact of Chemicals on Humans and Wildlife
Press Release
July 13, 2000

Exposure to synthetic and naturally occurring chemicals can affect important endocrine pathways and induce toxic […]

New Issue Paper Provides Guidance On Use of Soil Tests to Protect the Environment
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June 1, 2000

June 2000 . . .A new issue paper by the Council for Agricultural Science and […]

World’s Soils Can Store Carbon to Benefit the Environment Finds Paper by the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology
Press Release
April 3, 2000

The same farming practices that promote soil conservation can also decrease the amount of CO2 […]

Panel Finds Forests, Parks, and Water Resources in Danger
Press Release
February 29, 2000

A top-level panel of scientists and conservationists today released new findings on the growing danger […]

New Issue Paper on Biotechnology Crops
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December 2, 1999

Released by the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology The Council for Agricultural Science and […]

Animal Agriculture Essential to Ensure Adequate Global Food Supply
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July 14, 1999

Projections by CAST Scientists The Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST), an international consortium of 38 […]

Gulf of Mexico Hypoxic Zone Is Largest in Western Hemisphere
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June 18, 1999

Scientists Recommend Decreasing Hypoxia in Gulf of Mexico Scientists offer recommendations to decrease hypoxia in […]

Concerns about Implementation of the Food Quality Protection Act of 1996
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March 19, 1999

Scientists Discuss Process of Implementation Scientists discuss the risks associated with sudden loss of pesticides […]

Expanding Human Activities Are Threatening Biodiversity
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February 26, 1999

Scientists Recommend Biodiversity Preservation Scientists offer 27 recommendations for preserving the full range of biological […]