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Pesticide Suit Deadline Nears
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Fri Sep 14, 2012 03:27 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Intervenors in a major pesticides lawsuit against EPA that could determine farmers' ability to use hundreds of chemicals across the country, said Wednesday that chances were dwindling for a settlement to be reached in the case by the Nov. 1 deadline set by the court.

The intervenors that include CropLife America, the American Farm Bureau Federation and the American Chemistry Council, said in a court filing in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California ahead of a scheduled status conference Friday that much of the hard work is yet to be done if a ...

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