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UC Davis native pollinator specialist says there are only 250 bumble bee ... - Daily Democrat

Honey Bee Haven news - Thu, 2014-07-17 17:08

UC Davis native pollinator specialist says there are only 250 bumble bee ...
Daily Democrat
Robbin Thorp's finger points to a yellow-faced bumble bee, Bombus vosnesenskii, in the Haagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven on Bee Biology Road, UC Davis. Thorp monitors the bee population in the garden, which was installed in the fall of 2009. At least five ...

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Loaf-threatening: More than half of British breads contain 'toxic' pesticides - RT

PAN in the News - Thu, 2014-07-17 07:41

RT

Loaf-threatening: More than half of British breads contain 'toxic' pesticides
RT
We are all being experimented on without our consent,” Nick Mole from Pesticide Action Network (PAN UK) who authored the report tells the Guardian. PAN UK's research examines data generated by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs' ...

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Shock rise of pesticide traces found in bread - Western Daily Press

PAN in the News - Thu, 2014-07-17 07:29

Shock rise of pesticide traces found in bread
Western Daily Press
The figure has more than doubled from 28 per cent of bread products in 2001 to 63 per cent last year, the study by Pesticide Action Network (Pan) UK and the Organic. Naturally Different campaign found. Between 2000 and 2013, the Defra Expert Committee ...

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2 in 3 loaves have pesticides in them - Bitterwallet

PAN in the News - Thu, 2014-07-17 03:08

Bitterwallet

2 in 3 loaves have pesticides in them
Bitterwallet
Nick Mole, at Pesticide Action Network UK (Pan UK) and an author of the new report, said: “There is the possibility of harm from the repeated ingestion of low doses of pesticides and no one has done research on the impact of the cocktails of pesticides ...

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Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense? - Grist

What's on My Food news - Thu, 2014-07-17 03:07

Grist

Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense?
Grist
... to the Pesticide Action Network's What's on my Food? guide, cherries harbor residue from as many as 42 different pesticides, including 5 known or probable carcinogens, 20 suspected hormone disruptors, 7 neurotoxins, 8 developmental/reproductive ...

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Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense? - Grist

PAN in the News - Thu, 2014-07-17 03:07

Grist

Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense?
Grist
... to the Pesticide Action Network's What's on my Food? guide, cherries harbor residue from as many as 42 different pesticides, including 5 known or probable carcinogens, 20 suspected hormone disruptors, 7 neurotoxins, 8 developmental/reproductive ...

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Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense? - Grist

What's on My Food news - Thu, 2014-07-17 03:07

Grist

Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense?
Grist
... to the Pesticide Action Network's What's on my Food? guide, cherries harbor residue from as many as 42 different pesticides, including 5 known or probable carcinogens, 20 suspected hormone disruptors, 7 neurotoxins, 8 developmental/reproductive ...

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Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense? - Grist

PAN in the News - Thu, 2014-07-17 03:07

Grist

Ask Umbra: Are organic cherries worth the extra expense?
Grist
... the Pesticide Action Network's What's on my Food? guide, cherries harbor residue from as many as 42 different pesticides, including 5 known or probable carcinogens, 20 suspected hormone disruptors, 7 neurotoxins, 8 developmental/reproductive toxins ...

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Press Review - 17 July 2014 - DeHavilland (press release) (subscription)

PAN in the News - Thu, 2014-07-17 01:18

Press Review - 17 July 2014
DeHavilland (press release) (subscription)
PRiF have said it does not expect that the levels of residues found would affect people's health, however, according to Pesticide Action Network UK (Pan UK), research still needs to be done to ascertain the impact of repeated ingestion of small doses ...

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Over 60% of breads sold in the UK contain pesticide residues, tests show - The Guardian

PAN in the News - Wed, 2014-07-16 23:33

The Guardian

Over 60% of breads sold in the UK contain pesticide residues, tests show
The Guardian
But Nick Mole, at Pesticide Action Network UK (Pan UK) and an author of the new report, said MRLs only indicate whether the pesticides had been applied to crops in the amounts permitted. “They are nothing to do with people's health whatsoever,” he said.
Two thirds of bread products contain pesticideTelegraph.co.uk
What chemicals are lurking in your loaf? Nearly two thirds of bread products ...Daily Mail
Nearly 2/3 UK bread contain pesticide residues, report claimsBakeryAndSnacks.com
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Warning on pesticides in bread - Herald Scotland

PAN in the News - Wed, 2014-07-16 23:10

Warning on pesticides in bread
Herald Scotland
The figure has more than doubled from 28 per cent of bread products in 2001 to 63 per cent last year, the study by Pesticide Action Network (Pan) UK and the Organic. Naturally Different campaign found. Between 2000 and 2013, the Defra Expert Committee ...

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Nearly two-thirds of bread products contain pesticide residue, figures reveal - Belfast Telegraph

PAN in the News - Wed, 2014-07-16 20:48

Belfast Telegraph

Nearly two-thirds of bread products contain pesticide residue, figures reveal
Belfast Telegraph
The figure has more than doubled from 28% of bread products in 2001 to 63% last year, the study by Pesticide Action Network (Pan) UK and the Organic. Naturally Different campaign found. Between 2000 and 2013, the Defra Expert Committee on Pesticide ...

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What chemicals are lurking in your loaf? Nearly two thirds of bread products ... - Daily Mail

PAN in the News - Wed, 2014-07-16 17:56

Daily Mail

What chemicals are lurking in your loaf? Nearly two thirds of bread products ...
Daily Mail
The study, carried out by Pesticide Action Network (Pan) UK and the Organic, Naturally Different campaign, was based on figures reported by the Government's Defra Expert Committee on Pesticide Residues in Food (PRiF), which tested more than 2,000 ...

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63% of bread 'contains pesticide' - shropshirestar.com

PAN in the News - Wed, 2014-07-16 17:21

63% of bread 'contains pesticide'
shropshirestar.com
The figure has more than doubled from 28% of bread products in 2001 to 63% last year, the study by Pesticide Action Network (Pan) UK and the Organic. Naturally Different campaign found. Between 2000 and 2013, the Defra Expert Committee on Pesticide ...

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Over half of bread 'contains pesticides' - ITV News

PAN in the News - Wed, 2014-07-16 17:07

ITV News

Over half of bread 'contains pesticides'
ITV News
The study by the Pesticide Action Network (Pan) UK and the Organic Naturally Different campaign said some 7% of the organic samples - three out of 42 products tested - contained a single residue, while none contained multiple residues. Pan UK said the ...

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63% of bread 'contains pesticide' - Harborough Mail

PAN in the News - Wed, 2014-07-16 16:22

Harborough Mail

63% of bread 'contains pesticide'
Harborough Mail
Almost two thirds of bread products in the UK now contain pesticide residues, according to a report based on Government figures. The figure has more than doubled from 28% of bread products in 2001 to 63% last year, the study by Pesticide Action Network ...

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63% of bread 'contains pesticide' - Lancaster and Morecambe Citizen

PAN in the News - Wed, 2014-07-16 16:21

Lancaster and Morecambe Citizen

63% of bread 'contains pesticide'
Lancaster and Morecambe Citizen
Almost two thirds of bread products in the UK now contain pesticide residues, according to a report based on Government figures. The figure has more than doubled from 28% of bread products in 2001 to 63% last year, the study by Pesticide Action Network ...

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Pesticide 'found in almost 63% of bread' in the UK - Western Morning News

PAN in the News - Wed, 2014-07-16 16:16

Pesticide 'found in almost 63% of bread' in the UK
Western Morning News
The figure, from samples across the whole of the United Kingdom, has more than doubled from 28% of bread products in 2001 to 63% last year, the study by Pesticide Action Network (Pan) UK and the Organic Naturally Different campaign found. Between ...

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The Fight Against Bee-Killing Pesticides - East Bay Express

PAN in the News - Tue, 2014-07-15 18:25

The Fight Against Bee-Killing Pesticides
East Bay Express
The Pesticide Action Network, the Center for Food Safety, and Beyond Pesticides — represented by Earthjustice — filed the suit last week, alleging that the state agency violated the law in its recent decision to expand the agricultural uses of two ...

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Environmental groups sue California, petition EPA to protect bees - Lexology (registration)

PAN in the News - Mon, 2014-07-14 05:15

Environmental groups sue California, petition EPA to protect bees
Lexology (registration)
In California, Pesticide Action Network North America and other groups call on the state Department of Pesticide Registration to “stop approving neonicotinoid pesticides pending its completion of a comprehensive scientific review of impact to honeybees.

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