PDA

View Full Version : Lawn care vs. City Hall


dylan
02-22-2000, 08:59 PM
Check the Ottawa Citizen Tues Feb 22, 2000.<br>There is a supreme court case going on right now that will decide whether municipalities can ban garden and lawn pesticides.<br>Two companies; Chemlawn and Spraytech have challenged the legality of a pesticide ban introduced in 1991 by the town of Hudson, Quebec.<br>Ottawa, Halifax and Calgary are also considering restricting pesticide use, while the towns of Chelsea and Dundas, Ont, already have.<br>That is some food for thought.<br><p>----------<br>Dylan<br>E Ontario

cutntrim
02-22-2000, 09:59 PM
Dylan,<p>Don't tell me things like that. What I don't know can't hurt me :-). Along a similar line of thought, chemists are working on a commercially viable strain of grass which will only need to be mowed a couple of times a season. Scary stuff.<p>----------<br>Dave in S.Ontario<br>