Monthly Archives: December 2010

Farming’s Toxic Legacy

Banned ag chemicals linger in neighborhoods that swallowed up former farms and orchards   By Rebecca Clarren YAKIMA, WASHINGTON Nothing about the quiet summer morning suggests a reason to worry. Two-year-old Kian plays happily in the dirt of the empty lot where his family’s new house will eventually stand. Nearby, his mother, Tara Compton, points out interesting “buggies,” (continued)
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Posted on December 6, 2010 By Mina