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Pesticides can be found in a variety of different crops. Also be found in animals that we eat.
If you use pesticides around your home, make sure to use them appropriately.
Buy organic foods to prevent yourself from getting food borne illness from pesticides. You could also plant your own garden to make sure you don't have pesticides on your food.
Pesticides increase crop production, preserve produce, combat insect infestation, and control exoctic species.
Approximately 1.1 billion pounds of pesticides active ingredients are used annually in the U.S. and over 20,00 pesticides products are being marketed in the U.S. also.
6o million birds are killed annually by legal pesticides use in the U.S.
40 percent of pesticides are used to make food look good.