Joel Nelsen, president of the Exeter-based California Citrus Mutual, said state regulators want to apply a “broad-brush approach” that he called unfair. Alternative pesticides exist, but Nelsen said they’re not as effective and are more expensive.
Joel Nelsen, president of the Exeter-based California Citrus Mutual, said state regulators want to apply a “broad-brush approach” that he called unfair. Alternative pesticides exist, but Nelsen said they’re not as effective and are more expensive. JOHN WALKER Fresno Bee file
Joel Nelsen, president of the Exeter-based California Citrus Mutual, said state regulators want to apply a “broad-brush approach” that he called unfair. Alternative pesticides exist, but Nelsen said they’re not as effective and are more expensive. JOHN WALKER Fresno Bee file

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