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Mother's Day / "Green Roses" #860292

CBS Evening News for Sunday, May 13, 2007
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(New York: Anthony Mason) The environmental issues surrounding the growth and sale of roses this Mother's Day examined; scenes shown from a Miami rose warehouse, from a rose-growing area in the Andes and from a ground-breaking organic flower site in Ecuador; details given about the poisoning symptoms among South American flower workers. [Organic Bouquet CEO Gerald PROLMAN†- talks about the environmental "issue" with flowers.] [Flower plantation owner John NEVADO†- says we believe in doing good for the planet and the Third World.]

Reporter(s):
Mitchell, Russ;
Mason, Anthony
Duration:
00:03:00

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