Pesticides

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Atrazine is mostly use on corn, according to Civil Eats, "but also on sorghum, sugarcane, and a few other crops, as well as on golf courses, Christmas tree farms, and in residential landscaping." (Photo: TumblingRun/flickr/cc)
One critic warned that "this decision imperils the health of our children and the safety of drinking water supplies across much of the nation."
Krissy Waite, editorial intern
Organic farming has brought environmental benefits—healthier soils, freedom from toxic pesticides and herbicides—to 6.5 million acres in the U.S. (Photo: Jeff K/Flickr)
"We all have the right to food that is free of toxic pesticides."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"The Protect America's Children from Toxic Pesticides Act says what we all know...