Part One – Pesticides: Killing the Pest or Killing the Earth?

Did you know that approximately 2 540 117 t (or 5.6 billion pounds) of pesticides are used worldwide? Or that 1.8 billion people engage in agriculture, with a lot of them using pesticides to protect food and commercial products that they produce? (1)  Or that the global market for pesticides is expected to reach $65,3 billion…