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Farmers Try to Block Pollutant Cleanup

So much for progress. Back in November the EPA caused a stir when it announced plans to clamp down on fertilizer runoff into the Chesapeake Bay region of the Mid-Atlantic United States: http://www.safelawns.org/blog/index.php/2010/11/washington-post-changes-coming-in-lawn-care/. The Daily Record of Baltimore is reporting that two farmers groups are now suing the EPA to block the cleanup efforts: http://mddailyrecord.com/2011/01/11/2-farmers’-groups-sue-over-chesapeake-bay-cleanup/.

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An international leader of the green movement, Mr. Tukey is a journalist, author, filmmaker, TV host, activist and award-winning public speaker, who is widely recognized as North America's leading advocate for landscape sustainability and toxic pesticide reduction strategies.

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