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Newspaper article

Farmer fined over pesticide application

Date

2007-06-16

Authors

The Guardian

Abstract

One of the province's best-known blueberry and potato growers, Elwood Lawton, has been fines $ 1,000 for letting migrant farm workers apply pesticides to crops on his Mount Stewart-area farm without having the proper certification.

Newspaper title

The Guardian (Charlottetown)

Page numbers

A3 (Provincial)

Links

Economic sectors

Agriculture and horticulture workers and General farm workers

Content types

Documented cases of abuse

Target groups

Public awareness

Geographical focuses

Nova Scotia

Languages

English