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Understanding Pesticides

By Julie Kenney Julie and her husband are corn and soybean farmers from Iowa I’m a farmer, and I’m a mom. And while most of my mom friends aren’t farmers, they all have a lot to do with food – like putting it on the…

Tag: weeds



Fungicide, Herbicide, Insecticide… The Basics of Pesticide Lingo

Many people ask about the differences between pesticides, herbicides and insecticides. To explain what a pesticide is, first I like to explain what a pest is.