2009-07-02 / Editorials
A Soil Debate: Should Putnam's Government Regulate Fertilizer?
Eliminating One Chemical is Not Enough for Our Safety or Health
I agree with Supervisor Robert Tendy's premise that regulation is needed. Writing from an organic farmer's perspective, I would like to tweak his recommendations just a bit. After speaking to five local farmers and the Master Gardener at Cornell Extension Service (278- 6738), 1 have a sense of what is working for these organic farmers.