Fifty-five million pounds of pesticides were sprayed on
the 12.8 million acres of conventional cotton grown in the U.S. in 2003
(4.3 pounds/ acre), ranking cotton third behind corn and soybeans in
total amount of pesticides sprayed. (USDA)
Allium is an intimate neighborhood restaurant inspired by the native, pure food of Oregon and the Northwest. The chefs create daily fare from fresh, seasonal ingredients straight from local farmers and purveyors.