A National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences funded Environmental Health Sciences Core Centers working group on fracking concluded “that a potential for water and air pollution exists which might endanger public health, and that the social fabric of communities could be impacted by the rapid emergence of [hydraulic fracturing and horizontal] drilling operations.”
A sample of the harvest from my first garden. :)
Real good fruit set. Had to pull one plant in early July that was wilted (cucumber beetles?). Rest have been fine so far and productive.