Drifting Pesticides Put Neighboring Farms At Risk | Pesticide Action Network
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Drifting Pesticides Put Neighboring Farms At Risk

Iowa’s organic farms, vineyards, apiaries and other non-conventional farms surrounded by row crops treated with pesticides are at risk of being hit with drifting spray that can leave their farms’ futures uncertain.

The drift comes from misuse on neighboring farms, mostly the result of someone not following the label instructions on a pesticide, including requirements that a product not be used if wind speeds are too high.

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