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Finally, legal legs for organic farms

how many lawyers will it take...

It is fairly common for organic fields to be contaminated by careless spraying from conventional neighbors. In Illinois, it is particularly problematic when pesticides are applied by crop dusting airplanes. I have heard more than one farmer express their frustrations. No one seems to care, but that might change now that we have some real legal precedents for organic farmers looking for justice in the courts.

Read more HERE.

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