Month: September 2013

Evaluation of Pesticide Residues at Schools in Close Proximity to Vineyards in South Africa

Photo by Jeff Vanuga, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. (USDA NRCS Photo Gallery: NRCSAZ02083.tif) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

One of the major concerns about the use of pesticides in viticulture and agriculture in general is the potential for these chemicals to drift onto neighboring farms that do not wish to use these pesticides, and more importantly, into residential…

Call for Guest Writers and Bloggers

Photo by By Onomatomedia (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

 I’m putting a call out for anyone who wishes to contribute a guest post on The Academic Wino!  While I’m always on the look-out for new content, I just wanted to remind you all that I’m looking for some help!  I’m working…