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  • A corporate fox in every henhouse

    Scott Pruitt as head of EPA is a clear case in point. Almost every Trump cabinet nominee is on the record in direct opposition to the core purpose of the agency they've been tapped to lead. Learn more

  • Urban farm Oakland
    Urban farming in Oakland

    Kosodate Farms' agroecological practices include grey water recycling, beekeeping, composting and a variety of pest management techniques--including mechanical traps and neem oil. Learn more

  • Corporate Science
    Corporate science & spin

    Since the mass introduction of pesticides following WWII, control over the knowledge needed to grow food has been shifting from farmers to laboratories financed by multinational corporations. Learn more

  • Frontline farmer
    Rural families on the frontlines

    Rural life in the U.S. has long meant hard work and healthy living, and farm families — including Indigenous peoples — have been steady stewards of the land. Learn more

  • Bayersanto? Monbayer? Yikes.

    Monsanto has accepted a $66 billion offer from Bayer, heralding another mega merger between pesticide and biotech corporations. Learn more

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GroundTruth Blog: News and happenings from the frontlines of the movement for fair food & farming.

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After 15 long years of research and public input, the Environmental Protection Agnecy (EPA) finalized...

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Our children's health is not negotiable. This is the message we need to send federal officials — loud and clear — as...

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First steps are meaningful, depending on context. When my now 15-month-old took her first steps earlier this year,...

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As 2016 comes to a close, I'm reflecting on what our PAN community has achieved in the past year — and where we're...


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