TITLE

California wants to further restrict pesticide application near schools

AUTHOR(S)
Fitchette, Todd
PUB. DATE
November 2016
SOURCE
Western Farm Press;11/5/2016, Vol. 38 Issue 18, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the California's Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) proposal to increase the restriction on pesticide usage near daycares and schools. Topics discussed include significance of restriction on students and staff's health and its result in better communication between farmers and facilities; several features of the proposal like prohibition on pesticide application and prior-notification on type of pesticide to be used and views of DPR Director Brian Leahy on the same.
ACCESSION #
119226239

 

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