Myth: Farmers don’t care about the environment
Myth: “There is only one right way to farm, and that’s organic or non-GMO or conventional or biotech, and the list goes on.”
Myth: The majority of U.S. farms are large corporate farms or “Big Ag.”
Myth: Agriculture is a limited career field.
Myth: “Pesticides are not regulated!” or “Pesticides need to be regulated.”
Myth: Organic means no pesticides!
Myth: Farmers douse/slather/drench their crops in pesticides.
Myth: Farmers use pesticides as a shortcut – they’re not necessary.
Myth: Conventionally grown food is less nutritious than organically grown food.