Managing Pests Organically

Author Ellen Vande Visse Managing Pests…Organically! An Introduction Synthetic Pesticides include insecticides, herbicides, fungicides, and rodenticides.  Synthetic pesticides and even some natural ones often have harmful effects on humans and pets.  Even in amounts as small as parts-per-billion doses, pesticides can disrupt hormones, damage nervous systems, and cause various cancers.  Children are more susceptible that …