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NATIONAL CENTER FOR FOOD AND AGRICULTURAL POLICY
 

The Pesticide Use Program became a part of the National Center for Food and Agricultural Policy (NCFAP) on October 1, 1993. The Program focuses on four major objectives:

  1. Maintain publicly available national databases on pesticide use.
  2. Develop methods and data systems to improve the estimation of pesticide benefits.
  3. Provide information needed for implementing the Food Quality Protection Act of 1996
  4. Prepare reports, articles, and testimony on pesticide policy issues.

Fiscal Years 1997-98 “Pesticide Use Program” Supporters include:

  • AgrEvo
  • Almond Board of California
  • American Crop Protection Association
  • American Cyanamid
  • Atochem
  • BASF
  • Bayer
  • California Asparagus Commission
  • California Fresh Carrot Advisory Board
  • Cherry Marketing Institute
  • Cranberry Institute
  • Dow Agrosciences
  • Dupont
  • Florida Farm Bureau Federation
  • FMC
  • Gowan
  • Grocery Manufacturers of America
  • ISK Biosciences
  • Mint Industry Research Council
  • Monsanto
  • National Council of Farmer Cooperatives
  • Northwest Horticultural Council
  • Novartis
  • Rhone-Poulenc
  • Rohm and Haas
  • U.S. Apple Association
  • United Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Association
  • Valent
  • Virginia Farm Bureau
  • Western Growers Association
  • Western Pistachio Association
  • Zeneca

(http://www.ncfap.org/pesticid1.htm; accessed 11/15/2000)

2002 Funders include:

  • American Sugarbeet Growers Association
  • Biotechnology Industry Organization
  • Council for Biotechnology Information
  • CropLife America
  • Grocery Manufacturers of America
  • Illinois Farm Bureau
  • Mint Industry Research Council
  • Northwest Horticultural Council
  • Oregonians for Food and Shelter
  • Arvesta Corporation
  • Aventis
  • Bayer
  • Cheminova
  • E.I. DuPont de Nemours
  • FMC
  • Gowan
  • Griffin
  • Monsanto
  • Rohm and Haas
  • Syngenta
  • American Chemical Society (Division of Agrochemicals)
  • Council for Agricultural Science and Technology

(NCFAP 2002 Annual Report, http://www.ncfap.org/reports/Annual%20Report.pdf; accessed 9/26/02)


 
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