Challenging Right To Farm Over Pesticides

Aug 21, 2014

Complaints about pesticide use are fairly common around farms and forests.  But a complaint about pesticide use on the Oregon coast is headed for court, with a unique approach.

Credit Beyond Toxics

Property owners in Gold Beach filed suit, challenging portions of the state's Right to Farm and Forest Law.

The law exempts landowners from liability for pesticide spraying.  Eugene-based Beyond Toxics is assisting the landowners in their court fight.