Environmental Issues: Health

The text and profiles in this online report are excerpted from NRDC's July 1998 study profiling 22 farmers from 16 states. Despite a significant number of barriers, these farmers are switching from conventional pest management to profitable alternative agricultural practices that substantially reduce pesticide use.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Executive Summary
Findings
Sample Profile: Iowa Corn and Soybeans, Paul Mugge
Sample Profile: Texas Citrus, Dennis Holbrook
Report Credits and Acknowledgements

Table 2: Alternative Pest Management Methods Used and Extent of Pesticides Reduced

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