Pages Tagged Pesticides

Brett Baker

Brett Baker

Brett Baker, a Delta pear farmer and fishery biologist in the San Joaquin Valley.

Marija Minic

Marija Minic

Marija Minic is a Biologist from California “I am a biologist working in the Mojave Desert of the western United States. In my job, our main species of concern that we are trying to protect…
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Ann Priapi

Ann Priapi

Ann Priapi is a Middle School Teacher from New York “Before becoming a teacher, I worked for the USDA as a laboratory technician. The book Silent Spring by Rachel Carson had a tremendous impact on…
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Jacob Pellinen

Jacob Pellinen

Jacob lives in Denver Colorado and studies at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. “Creating a healthier society should go beyond healthcare, and extend to creating a healthier environment. Part of creating a healthier…
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Paul Shannon

Paul Shannon

Paul Shannon is a sportsman and beekeeper from Florida “I have a problem with the farmers using pesticides in their groves, orchards, fields, etc. Many over-fertilize, then rainstorms come and wash the chemicals into our…
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Jeanne Lyford Lambert

Jeanne Lyford Lambert

Jeanne graduated from the University of Maine with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. She specialized in critical care nursing and worked in Maine, Virginia, and Florida before devoting her time to raising her…
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Greg Mikkelson

Greg Mikkelson

Greg Mikkelson is an Associate Professor from Vermont. Greg grew up in Kansas, but spent most summers of his youth in the North Woods of Wisconsin, the state where he was born. Having gone to…
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Lupe Anguiano

Lupe Anguiano

Lupe Anguiano is from Santa Barbara, California and is the Founder and Executive Director of Stewards of the Earth. “Pesticide control is an important issue to our community. Especially because of our proximity to the…
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Charen Fegard

Charen Fegard

Charen Fegard is a Recycling and Toxics Educator and single mom in Vermont After leaving an RN program and earning a bachelor’s degree in Biology, Charen Fegard worked in the Civil Service in Haz-Mat Environmental…
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Janice Walrafen

Janice Walrafen

Janice is an artist and teacher in Plainfield, Vermont. Janice resides along the Winooski River in Plainfield Vermont She grew up in the Senoran desert of Arizona with her artist/potter mother and two sisters. She…
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