Skip to content

Research at St Andrews

An inside view on pesticide policy

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abstract

European governments are poised to ban neonicotinoid pesticides. Insights from six years as a senior government advisor have led me to conclude that agricultural reform is urgently needed, beyond cycles of pesticide licensing and withdrawal.
Close

Details

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
JournalNature Ecology and Evolution
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 30 Apr 2018

Discover related content
Find related publications, people, projects and more using interactive charts.

View graph of relations

Related by author

  1. Climate crisis: the countryside could be our greatest ally – if we can reform farming

    Boyd, I., 4 Nov 2019, The Conversation.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

  2. Focusing on cutting emissions alone won’t halt ecological decline, we must consume less

    Boyd, I., 2 Sep 2019, The Conversation.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

  3. Mitigation of harm during a novel behavioural response study involving active sonar and wild cetaceans

    Southall, B., Quick, N. J., Hastie, G. D., Tyack, P. L. & Boyd, I. L., 27 Oct 2017, In : Journal of Cetacean Research and Management. 16, p. 29-38 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Toward pesticidovigilance

    Milner, A. & Boyd, I. L., 22 Sep 2017, In : Science. 357, 6357, p. 1232-1234 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. The stuff and nonsense of open data in government

    Boyd, I. L., 19 Sep 2017, In : Scientific Data. 4, 4 p., 170131.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Related by journal

  1. Gene exchange drives the ecological success of a multi-host bacterial pathogen

    Richardson, E. J., Bacigalupe, R., Harrison, E. M., Weinert, L. A., Lycett, S., Vrieling, M., Robb, K., Hoskisson, P. A., Holden, M. T. G., Feil, E. J., Paterson, G. K., Tong, S. Y. C., Shittu, A., van Wamel, W., Aanensen, D. M., Parkhill, J., Peacock, S. J., Corander, J., Holmes, M. & Fitzgerald, J. R., 23 Jul 2018, In : Nature Ecology and Evolution. 2, p. 1468-1478

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Hook innovation boosts foraging efficiency in tool-using crows

    St Clair, J. J. H., Klump, B. C., Sugasawa, S., Higgott, C. G., Colegrave, N. & Rutz, C., Mar 2018, In : Nature Ecology and Evolution. 2, 3, p. 441-444 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Tempo and timing of ecological trait divergence in bird speciation

    McEntee, J. P., Tobias, J. A., Sheard, C. & Burleigh, J. G., 18 Jun 2018, In : Nature Ecology and Evolution. 2, p. 1120-1127 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ID: 253060242

Top