Comments on: White House garden lead scare a bit overblown http://blogs.reuters.com/talesfromthetrail/2009/07/02/white-house-garden-lead-scare-a-bit-overblown/ Tracking U.S. politics Wed, 16 Nov 2016 03:39:51 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: David Alexander http://blogs.reuters.com/talesfromthetrail/2009/07/02/white-house-garden-lead-scare-a-bit-overblown/comment-page-1/#comment-392948 Sat, 11 Jul 2009 01:41:00 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/frontrow/?p=18157#comment-392948 Thanks Chicago Garden, I’ve added the missing e.

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By: Chicago Garden http://blogs.reuters.com/talesfromthetrail/2009/07/02/white-house-garden-lead-scare-a-bit-overblown/comment-page-1/#comment-392830 Thu, 09 Jul 2009 06:16:21 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/frontrow/?p=18157#comment-392830 David,

Not a big deal but it is spelled “gardener.” You forgot an ‘e’ in the first paragraph.

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By: Cynthia http://blogs.reuters.com/talesfromthetrail/2009/07/02/white-house-garden-lead-scare-a-bit-overblown/comment-page-1/#comment-392684 Sat, 04 Jul 2009 00:02:14 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/frontrow/?p=18157#comment-392684 ummm – greensand, lime, crab meal, etc ARE chemicals – everything is chemicals. Natural fertilizers are chemicals. The human body is chemicals.

I think you mean synthetic fertilizers.

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By: David Alexander http://blogs.reuters.com/talesfromthetrail/2009/07/02/white-house-garden-lead-scare-a-bit-overblown/comment-page-1/#comment-392679 Fri, 03 Jul 2009 13:59:05 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/frontrow/?p=18157#comment-392679 Lime does indeed counteract acidity. I’ve rephrased that line to make it clear. Thanks

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By: ObamaFoodorama http://blogs.reuters.com/talesfromthetrail/2009/07/02/white-house-garden-lead-scare-a-bit-overblown/comment-page-1/#comment-392675 Fri, 03 Jul 2009 09:14:43 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/frontrow/?p=18157#comment-392675 Soil/lead experts debunk the myth that the lead level in the White House Kitchen Garden is dangerous, and point out that it’s politically inflammatory to claim that the garden is “contaminated”

http://tinyurl.com/nhmmj7

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By: Bill in Detroit http://blogs.reuters.com/talesfromthetrail/2009/07/02/white-house-garden-lead-scare-a-bit-overblown/comment-page-1/#comment-392668 Fri, 03 Jul 2009 04:47:49 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/frontrow/?p=18157#comment-392668 Lime does not increase acidity, it counteracts it.

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