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CARE Research In Fort Collins Once Again Under Fire For Testing On Beagles

Protesters are calling on the attorney general to investigate a Fort Collins animal testing company after three beagles allegedly died there.

05/19/2015

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Many Gray Areas So Far With A New Pot Grow Concern: Pesticides

Tens of thousands of marijuana plants have been put on hold from curation or destroyed all together at 11 different legal pot grow operations in the city of Denver after certain pesticides were discovered being used in grow processes.

05/03/2015

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Colorado Cracking Down On Pot Pesticides

Colorado is planning to crack down on pesticide use in the pot industry after thousands of plants have been found treated with unauthorized chemicals.

05/01/2015

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Dog Food Debate Rages Online

Social media is buzzing with complaints about Beneful dog food. A federal lawsuit has been filed claiming Beneful killed a dog. Industry and state officials along with some veterinarians are reassuring consumers that Beneful and other pets foods are safe for furry friends.

03/09/2015

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Billboards Call For Action Against Fort Collins Lab Using Beagles For Research

Unusual billboards are going up around Denver asking that drug testing on beagles be stopped, and they specifically blast one testing lab in Fort Collins.

11/22/2014

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Ash Borer Detected In New Places In Boulder

The Colorado Department of Agriculture says a destructive beetle called the emerald ash borer has been detected in additional places in Boulder.

07/31/2014

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Colorado Adopts Regulations For Hemp Farming

The Colorado Department of Agriculture has adopted the state’s first industrial hemp rules that went into effect before New Year’s Day.

01/02/2014

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Tree Quarantine Set In Boulder To Stop Beetle

Officials battling the spread of a destructive beetle in Boulder County have quarantined firewood and ash.

11/12/2013

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New Invasive Beetle Could Wipe Out 1/5th Of Metro Area Trees

Agriculture officials say an invasive insect responsible for the death of tens of millions of ash trees in almost two dozen states has been detected for the first time in Colorado.

09/29/2013

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Invasive Emerald Ash Borer Found In Colorado

Agriculture officials say an invasive insect responsible for the death of tens of millions of ash trees in almost two dozen states has been detected for the first time in Colorado.

09/28/2013

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