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Grower Fined After Pesticides Make Valley Students Sick

Kristen Hwang
The Desert Sun
May 25, 2016
Six months after more than two dozen students and staff fell ill at Coachella Valley High School due to herbicides drifting from an agricultural field across the street onto campus, the Riverside County Agricultural Commissioner's Office has proposed a $5,000 fine for the grower, Amazing Coachella, Inc., which does business as Peter Rabbit Farms.

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