Tupelo organic farmer loses crop to h...

Tupelo organic farmer loses crop to herbicide drift

There are 2 comments on the Newms360.com story from May 8, 2013, titled Tupelo organic farmer loses crop to herbicide drift. In it, Newms360.com reports that:

Will Reed examines an heirloom tomato plant in one of his fields off of Lumpkin Avenue.

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Dominic

Tupelo, MS

#1 May 8, 2013
Th corporate chemical and food companies do not want private farmers or organic .
Notslave

Tupelo, MS

#2 May 8, 2013
The European Commission is proposing legislation that would have the government regulate what can be planted to its “tested, approved and accepted” list of seeds. Some worry the legislation, in addition to being over-regulation by the government, would lead to less biodiversity and that it could set a precedent that could someday criminalize the average gardener planting so-called banned seeds.

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