1981 the city of Berkeley, California, officially banned the use of herbicides and pesticides on its property! Since that time the city has successfully managed its extensive parks and gardens without toxic chemicals!
If they could do it, so can we, even in our own tiny gardens, parks and terrace gardens!
Demanding organic food bears fruit: In California for example, organic food production has gone from a 20 million dollar business to a 100 million dollar business in only 4 years and its still growing!
from: 50 Simple Things You Can do to save the earth. The Earth Works Group.