SCPA members seek congressional help on pesticide rules

Laws, Forrest
June 2010
Southwest Farm Press;6/3/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 14, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the call from the Southern Crop Production Association (SCPA) for the U.S. Congress to ensure the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) is given priority before the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) began to enforce regulations. It mentions that the EPA had been working on new rules to avoid spray drift for pesticide application. It states that the SCPA had asked the Congress to urge the EPA to maintain the risk-based standard of the FIFRA.


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