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Why Are We Spraying Neurotoxic Pesticides That Poison Farm Workers and Damage Children’s Brains on Food?

Due to their extreme effectiveness at killing off insects and preserving our crops, organophosphates are the most commonly used class of pesticides in our nation. In fact, the Environmental Protection Agency estimates that more than 33 million pounds of organophosphates are sprayed on American crops each year. If you’re thinking to yourself, “Wow, all those chemicals can’t be good for us,” you’re absolutely right.  Read more...


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