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Michael F. Hare, Ph.D.
Pesticide Evaluation & Safety Specialist
Agriculture and Consumer Protection Division
Texas Department of Agriculture
A Perspective of Pesticides, Includes a context in which Pesticides are used to properly assess the risk involved in their use. (What are pesticides? How do we determine toxicity? The concept of “dose,” Past issues (a sort of abbreviated history), Organic vs. conventional pesticides, Regulatory issues in pesticides, GMOs, Why is the perception of pesticides so bad, Natural pesticides.