Ill from pesticide drift

After Bonnie Wirtz visited the doctor reporting heart-attack like symptoms, the doctor informed her she was not the first to arrive reporting similar heart issues.

As the nurse hinted, the Wirtz family is just one of many in central Minnesota who believe they have endured the effects of not only heavy dousings of agricultural pesticides, such as what Bonnie experienced, but also frequent, lower doses that drift by invisibly throughout the growing season, contaminating their air, water and food.

Read the full article here on Huffington Post.

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