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Pesticide Drift: Causing Illness

by Sehvilla Mann

August 2, 2013

Most reports of harm caused by pesticides drifting onto someone’s property involve damage to plants.  But in the last several years, the state has documented a dozen violations where someone said exposure to drifting pesticides made them sick.  To finish the series on pesticide drift, Indiana Public Broadcasting’s Sehvilla Mann reports on how a botched aerial application is affecting one man’s ability to speak.