Pesticide Drift Threatens Midwestern Vineyards

As vineyards across the Midwest are being damaged or destroyed by pesticide drift, growers are calling for legislation to address the problem.

The results of 2,4-D herbicide drift.
Tom Zumpfe holds a bunch of Frontenac grapes he said were stunted by herbicide drift. “At least half the grapes are either BBs or they’re non-existent,” Zumpfe said.
Photo by Grant Gerlock/Harvest Public Media