Back Forty: The case for hazard pay for farmworkers

Back Forty will bring you periodic reviews, interviews and reporter insights about the stories they wrote. We hope you enjoy it as a companion to our main content on TheFERN.org and our Ag Insider policy news site. You can subscribe to the newsletter below. Farmworkers dig an irrigation canal around aContinue Reading

Antibiotic concentrations and antibiotic resistance in aquatic environments of the WHO Western Pacific and South-East Asia regions: a systematic review and probabilistic environmental hazard assessment

Introduction Antibiotics are considered as emerging contaminants of the aquatic environment that can promote the development and selection of antibiotic resistance in the environment. 1 Holmes AH Moore LSP Sundsfjord A et al. Understanding the mechanisms and drivers of antimicrobial resistance. A potential transfer of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and resistance genesContinue Reading