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Enviro-Mich message from "Mary La France" <mary.lafrance@mindspring.com>
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Ag scientists feel the heat
(Dec. 2, 2002,  CropChoice news)
Perry Beeman, DesMoines Register, 12/01/02: Ames, Ia. -


http://www.cropchoice.com/leadstry.asp?RecID=1161

University and government scientists studying health threats associated with
agricultural pollution say they are harassed by farmers and trade groups and
silenced by superiors afraid to offend the powerful industry. The heat comes
from
individual farmers, commodity groups and the U.S. Department of
Agriculture, which finances and controls much of the research. And  the
pressure is growing, some scientists say   .    .   .

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