Many of our country’s migrant farmworkers (some on temporary agricultural visas) live in appalling conditions that mirror those we’ve seen across the developing world. These workers pick our oranges, grapefruits and tomatoes. They go home at night to camps and trailers with backed-up sewage, leaky stoves, pests and mold. Watchdog Sarasota investigates the situation in […]
Agriculture and environment groups are suing the EPA over its approval of Dow’s controversial new herbicide, Enlist Duo, with claims that the active ingredients 2,4-D carry health risks for people, animals and environment. More here.