Dear MOTHER: August/September 2014

Reader letters about the consequences of modern agriculture, timesaving garden equipment, debt-free living, avoiding pesticide-laden nursery plants, the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR in Asheville, N.C., and more.

Bee On Plant
The pollen and nectar of neonicotinoid-treated plants are poisonous to bees.
Photo by Fotolia/hamik