Results for: Neem

Synthetic neem!

This could be the start of something wonderful: A report of a synthesis for a compound previously available only from the Neem tree. “Twenty-two years of dedicated research has finally resulted in success: In the […]

Pollinator Week 2009: Food!

It’s National Pollinator Week, and here’s a neat site for you–a complete list, continuously updated, of crops of importance to humans that insects pollinate.  Pollinating animals contribute to at least one out of every three […]

What crops do insects pollinate?

It’s National Pollinator Week, and here’s a neat site for you–a complete list, continuously updated, of crops of importance to humans that insects pollinate. Some of the fruits and vegetables are obviously recognizable, and remember […]