Group calling for pesticide reform in the valley | Pesticide Action Network
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Group calling for pesticide reform in the valley

A group is trying to protect farm workers and farming communities from unsafe pesticides.  Farm workers and political leaders, gathered in Watsonville. They're demand statewide reform on the use of a fumigant pesticide called chloropicrin. It's commonly used on strawberries and other California crops. It's also been linked to cancer and developmental problems.