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Maize farming fouls the air to fatal effect

Corn is harvested with a combine harvester in Princeton, Illinois

Maize is harvested in Illinois. The state’s maize production accounts for 18% of US deaths linked to a particular type of air pollution. Credit: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg/Getty

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Nature 568, 147 (2019)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-019-01053-5

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