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'Toxic Taters' coalition puts petition drive online to cut down on pesticides

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The rural Minnesota and Park Rapids-based activist group Toxic Taters have formed an online petition.

The group is protesting excessive pesticide use by companies like RDO – and backed by companies like McDonald’s – that cause “pesticide drifts” onto nearby properties and communities. Pesticde drifting involves the unintentional drifting of pesticides, via the wind, onto nearby properties.


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