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Toasted Grasshoppers a ‘Hit’ at Safeco Field

Toasted Grasshoppers a ‘Hit’ at Safeco Field

April 28, 2017

While Major League Baseball is in many ways the same sleepy professional sport it’s always been, the fan experience of our national pastime continues to evolve, especially when it comes to dining options. This year, the Seattle Mariners have taken ballpark cuisine to another level with the introduction of toasted grasshoppers. Read More

Massachusetts Creates Pollinator Protection Plan

Massachusetts Creates Pollinator Protection Plan

April 28, 2017

This plan is designed to improve the overall health of pollinator populations by providing stakeholders with a set of voluntary guidelines that facilitate communication, collaboration and recommendations of best management practices. Read More

Bill to Support Mosquito Control Passes Committee

Bill to Support Mosquito Control Passes Committee

April 27, 2017

The bill, titled Strengthening Mosquito Abatement for Safety and Health (SMASH) Act, would authorize increased support for state and local mosquito control work, and reauthorize laboratory grants that support health departments in surveillance for infectious diseases. Read More