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Pesticides help farmers, but could be curtailed
30 June 2007 – Issue : 736

The European Parliament’s Environment Committee on June 26 endorsed plans by the European Commission for a ban on aerial spraying with pesticides as part of a wide-ranging strategy to cut down the use of these products, which are needed by farmers but can be highly damaging to human health and the environment.
Current EU legislation on pesticides deals with two stages in their …..