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Toxic Pesticides Kill Kids | Chicago Public Health | Susan Buchanan | Expert Testimony | Protect Evanston Children | Kim Stone

Finally!!!! PROOF OF PESTICIDE DANGERS ?

This can be added to the growning body of evidence these enviro lunatics have compiled since Racheal Carson bit the bullet.  Susan Buchanan = DEFICIT MODEL.

dr-buchanan-letter

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Connecticut | State House Mows Down Bill Banning GMO Grass Seed | CTnow

BY GREGORY B. HLADKY

HARTFORD — A bill to ban genetically modified grass seed before it arrives in Connecticut hit a wall of opposition in the state House Thursday, going down to defeat despite warnings that GMO seeds could bring a dangerous wave of toxic herbicides here.

The resounding defeat of the legislation, with only 37 lawmakers in favor to 103 against, was remarkable not only for the bipartisan nature of the opposition.

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Maryland Turfgrass Council | Green Industry | Stop Pesticide Prohibition Legislation | MTC News

Alert! Alert! Alert! Montgomery County Pesticide Ban Update

Monday, March 10

Montgomery County Update

We have been working during the winter months to learn the timing of the proposed pesticide ban language, which we believe will be introduced by Montgomery County Council Members George Leventhal and Roger Berliner in April or May when you are busiest and won’t have time to deal with it.

We have most of our assets in place for grassroots, including RISE’s continuing retention of a lobbyist, focus-group tested messages, and database. We need your help to build two aspects of our grassroots outreach:

Database: We have about 90 professionals in the grassroots database, but need every green industry professional in the county actively engaged with us. Would you reach out to your colleagues and competitors and send me two contacts by email by March 15. I have included everyone’s email visibly so you can see who is already on the list.

Constituents: We need your customers engaged with us. We are still planning to send letters from 20 constituents – your customers – to council members proactively in support of continued product availability and use. Please send me (or Karen) three customer leads for grassroots engagement by March 15. Later we will be asking customers to write additional letters and show up if there are hearings.

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