Pesticide Task Force

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  • To learn about, and help others learn about optimum, least toxic methods of pest control and the laws which regulate pesticide use. This requires a basic understanding of how biological systems interact, of Integrated Pest Management, and of pesticides and how they work
  • To influence lawmakers and other decision-makers to recognize the essential nature of such methods
  • To encourage research to discover even better methods and help convey the results of such research to the public

Current Campaigns

Educating the public about the Light Brown Apple Moth (LBAM) threat and methods of eradication or control.


Janet Hoffmann, 408-374-0435,