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Reclaiming the future of food and farming
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    A pesticide-free tradition

    PAN board member Kyle Powys Whyte shares thoughts and reflections around wild rice harvesting, a practice that exemplifies Indigenous peoples’ leadership on food & farming in the U.S. Learn more

  • My introduction to Iowa: Farmers’ markets and rural hunger

    PAN's new communications associate on the ground in Iowa, with a view of the challenges and opportunities ahead. Learn more

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    Celebrating two years of the Farmer Equity Act

    In early October, the California Farmer Justice Collaborative (CFJC) was thrilled to celebrate two years of the Farmer Equity Act addressing the historical inequalities in California’s agricultural system.

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    An end in sight for chlorpyrifos

    Last week, California got great news from the state’s Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) — use of the brain-harming pesticide chlorpyrifos will be forbidden in California after December 31, 2020. Learn more

  • EPA Silent As Dicamba Drift Rages On

    Each year since Monsanto’s dicamba-resistant Xtend seeds have hit the market, farmers and rural communities have braced for record levels of pesticide drift. Learn more

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

Emily Marquez's picture

For well over a decade, PAN has worked with partner groups in our key states to test the air for pesticide drift...

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Last month, the government of Thailand announced plans to ban the pesticides paraquat, glyphosate and chlorpyrifos...

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We need a system where the landless get control of the land, and agrarian reform becomes an integral part of the...

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In mid-August, I joined PAN as the organization’s new communications associate. Starting a new position is always an...

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