An almond orchard blooms near Winters in the western Sacramento Valley. Almonds are one of about 60 California commodities grown with the use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos, which a federal appeals court ordered banned in August.
An almond orchard blooms near Winters in the western Sacramento Valley. Almonds are one of about 60 California commodities grown with the use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos, which a federal appeals court ordered banned in August. Sacramento Bee file photo
An almond orchard blooms near Winters in the western Sacramento Valley. Almonds are one of about 60 California commodities grown with the use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos, which a federal appeals court ordered banned in August. Sacramento Bee file photo

Trump administration, rejecting scientists’ findings, won’t ban chemical widely used on California farms

March 30, 2017 09:33 AM