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Experts help schools meet new state pesticide mandates

When the Child Safe Playing Fields Act came into effect for K-12 schools and day care centers in 2010-11, New York\’s 700 school districts had to find alternatives to using pesticides on their grass, playgrounds and playing fields. Cornell experts from the Department of Horticulture and the New York State Integrated Pest Management Program (NYS […] … learn more→