Beyond Pesticides is a great organization. Check them out online here.
We don’t use Pesticides in our yard. I wish everyone didn’t. Think about it. What good can there be in pouring poison on the soil? None that I can think of. And it’s not that hard to come up with more reasons than this, not to use Pesticides. One, by not using Pesticides you’re supporting small business. For example we use Weed Pharm instead, to kill weeds.
Finally, here’s a great movie about pesticides – “A Chemical Reaction”