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Brazil approves new pesticide to combat coffee beetle

Brazil’s government has approved the use of pesticides with the active ingredient cyantraniliprole to fight the coffee borer beetle, a note published in the country’s Official Gazette said. Reuters reported that coffee cooperatives had been lobbying for the approval after the government said it would no longer allow farmers to use another product, endolsulfan, to... 
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Added July 20, 2014
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