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Canadian garden centres prefer eco-friendly fertilizers


April 29, 2009
By Mike Jiggens

Several garden retailers in Canada are opting out of carrying lawn treatments with harsh chemicals. The manager of the Home Depot in Regina, Saskatchewan, said he is only carrying environmentally friendly fertilizers this year. The Canadian Cancer Society expressed concern over cosmetic pesticides in lawn-care products that may be carcinogenic. FULL STORY