"A recently approved herbicide called Imprelis, widely used by landscapers because it was thought to be environmentally friendly, has emerged as the leading suspect in the deaths of thousands of Norway spruces, eastern white pines and other trees on lawns and golf courses across the country."Click here to read the entire article, which appears in today's New York Times.
Friday, July 15, 2011
At what point will we collectively realize that applying pesticides on our lawns and trees does a lot more harm than good? The latest example is the damage done to thousands of trees sprayed with a supposedly "safer" spray (made by our friends at DuPont):