Brad Lowe

Environment
4:52 pm
Wed June 26, 2013

Ag Officials Say Mosquito Control Safe, But Farmers Still Concerned

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A means to control mosquito swarms this summer around Land Between the Lakes is a concern for an organic farmer that lives less that 10 miles from where the Department of Agriculture plans to spray.

Hillyard Farms owner Brad Lowe grows organic crops and raises cattle, hens and pigs in Murray. He says although the insecticide won’t have a direct effect on his farm, he is still concerned.

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