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On Rural Women's Day, 45 women from 7 countries begin documenting on a ... - InterAksyon

PAN in the News - Oct 15, 2014

On Rural Women's Day, 45 women from 7 countries begin documenting on a ...
InterAksyon
Organized by Asian Rural Women's Coalition (ARWC), Pesticide Action Network Asia and the Pacific (PAN AP), and Oxfam's East Asia GROW Campaign, the travelling journal project was off to another journey Wednesday, Rural Women's Day, with Filipinas ...

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How To Pick The Best Food In Season - Live Trading News

PAN in the News - Oct 14, 2014

Live Trading News

How To Pick The Best Food In Season
Live Trading News
Created by the Pesticide Action Network (PAN), this app accesses an extensive and up-to-date database of all pesticides used on various kinds of produce. Pesticide residues remain on some fruits and vegetables even after washing. Watermelon in the ...

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11 Apps Every Food Activist Should Download - Imperial Valley News

PAN in the News - Oct 13, 2014

11 Apps Every Food Activist Should Download
Imperial Valley News
Created by the Pesticide Action Network (PAN), this app accesses an extensive and up-to-date database of all pesticides used on various kinds of produce. Pesticide residues remain on some fruits and vegetables even after washing. Watermelon in the ...

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11 Apps Every Food Activist Should Download - Imperial Valley News

What's on My Food news - Oct 13, 2014

11 Apps Every Food Activist Should Download
Imperial Valley News
What's on my food? Free. Created by the Pesticide Action Network (PAN), this app accesses an extensive and up-to-date database of all pesticides used on various kinds of produce. Pesticide residues remain on some fruits and vegetables even after ...

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The Ghost in the GMO Machine - Truth-Out

PAN in the News - Oct 11, 2014

The Ghost in the GMO Machine
Truth-Out
... the EPA will decide in 2015 whether it still agrees that chlorpyrifos is safe for farming, or whether it will order a complete ban, as Earthjustice, the Natural Resources Defense Council, and the Pesticide Action Network have demanded in lawsuits ...

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Neonicotinoids Called 'Bigger Threat' to Environment than DDT - eNews Park Forest

PAN in the News - Oct 10, 2014

eNews Park Forest

Neonicotinoids Called 'Bigger Threat' to Environment than DDT
eNews Park Forest
Here in the U.S., Beyond Pesticides, Center for Food Safety, Pesticide Action Network North America, and U.S. beekeepers filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in 2013 calling for a ban on clothianidin and thiamethoxam, ...

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Neonicotinoids Called 'Bigger Threat' to Environment than DDT - eNews Park Forest

PAN in the News - Oct 10, 2014

eNews Park Forest

Neonicotinoids Called 'Bigger Threat' to Environment than DDT
eNews Park Forest
Here in the U.S., Beyond Pesticides, Center for Food Safety, Pesticide Action Network North America, and U.S. beekeepers filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in 2013 calling for a ban on clothianidin and thiamethoxam, ...

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The real dangers of GMOs Dow Chemical doesn't want you to know about - Salon

PAN in the News - Oct 9, 2014

The real dangers of GMOs Dow Chemical doesn't want you to know about
Salon
... and the Pesticide Action Network have demanded in lawsuits filed in 2007 and in 2014. Dow has long insisted that its chlorpyrifos products are safe, despite tens of thousands of reports of acute poisoning and multiple studies linking low-level ...

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Surfrider fights GMO and pesticides in Kauai - SurferToday

PAN in the News - Oct 9, 2014

SurferToday

Surfrider fights GMO and pesticides in Kauai
SurferToday
Now, Surfrider Foundation, Earthjustice, Center for Food Safety, Pesticide Action Network and Ka Makani Ho'opono are appealing the decision. Ordinance 960 mandates the posting of warning signs that conform to worker protection standards and requires ...

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Cancer concerns raised over pesticides found in air - The Salinas Californian

PAN in the News - Oct 8, 2014

The Salinas Californian

Cancer concerns raised over pesticides found in air
The Salinas Californian
Emily Marquez, PhD, staff scientist for The Pesticide Action Network (PAN) stated in a Sept. 23 news release: “For the past two years PAN has pointed to the problems of a sampling plan that fails to focus on periods of peak use, sampling sites located ...

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The 10 Most Toxic Fruits and Vegetables - TakePart

PAN in the News - Oct 7, 2014

TakePart

The 10 Most Toxic Fruits and Vegetables
TakePart
All of these have been linked to developmental issues, cancer, and hormone disruption in children, according to the Pesticide Action Network North America. Even worse is the fumigant methyl iodide, which was the EPA banned in 2012 but can still be used ...

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What California's New Food Laws Mean for SD's Farmers Markets - PublicCEO.com

PAN in the News - Oct 7, 2014

What California's New Food Laws Mean for SD's Farmers Markets
PublicCEO.com
Paul Towers, a spokesman for Pesticide Action Network, said the new law is a signal to the state agency that it needs to do more to address the threats facing bees – critical pollinators of billions of dollars' worth of crops throughout California ...

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The Ghost in the GMO Machine - PR Watch

PAN in the News - Oct 7, 2014

PR Watch

The Ghost in the GMO Machine
PR Watch
... the EPA will decide in 2015 whether it still agrees that chlorpyrifos is safe for farming, or whether it will order a complete ban, as Earthjustice, the Natural Resources Defense Council, and the Pesticide Action Network have demanded in lawsuits ...

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The Ghost in the GMO Machine - Earth Island Journal

PAN in the News - Oct 7, 2014

Earth Island Journal

The Ghost in the GMO Machine
Earth Island Journal
... the EPA will decide in 2015 whether it still agrees that chlorpyrifos is safe for farming, or whether it will order a complete ban, as Earthjustice, the Natural Resources Defense Council, and the Pesticide Action Network have demanded in lawsuits ...

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UC Davis: Help Us Preserve Bees - FOX40

Honey Bee Haven news - Oct 3, 2014

FOX40

UC Davis: Help Us Preserve Bees
FOX40
According to researchers at UC Davis, local bees don't have adequate access to flowers. Bees serve a greater purpose than just making honey – they pollinate about a third of the foods we eat. To help the Haagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven at UC Davis is ...

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NYCT Releases Recommended Ten Food Apps for Organic Foods - DigitalJournal.com

What's on My Food news - Oct 3, 2014

NYCT Releases Recommended Ten Food Apps for Organic Foods
DigitalJournal.com
Del Mar, CA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/03/2014 -- Jon Antelline's Nutrition You Can Trust (NYCT) blog recently came up with ten of what he considers the best food apps for mobile devices. These apps help the consumers who upload them to identify whether or ...

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Vallejo A&E Source: Activities - Vallejo Times Herald

Honey Bee Haven news - Oct 3, 2014

Vallejo A&E Source: Activities
Vallejo Times Herald
Oct. 3: The UC Davis Department of Entomology and Nematology has scheduled an open house at its Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven from 5:30 to 7 p.m. It is the last scheduled open house of the year. Plans call for a guided tour at 6 p.m. Bee specimens will ...

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Bulletin Board for Friday, Oct. 3 - Daily Democrat

Honey Bee Haven news - Oct 2, 2014

Bulletin Board for Friday, Oct. 3
Daily Democrat
Friday, Oct. 3: 5:30 p.m. The Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven will hold its last open house of the year on the UC Davis campus. Join in for special events and activities until 7 p.m. Specimens of our common bees will be available for viewing and tips on ...

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California To Limit Chlorpyrifos' Food Production Use, Environmentalists Sue EPA - eNews Park Forest

PAN in the News - Oct 2, 2014

California To Limit Chlorpyrifos' Food Production Use, Environmentalists Sue EPA
eNews Park Forest
Last week, the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) sued EPA to compel the agency to fully respond to a 2007 petition after a lengthy seven-year delay. The groups are asking the court to find ...

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California To Limit Chlorpyrifos' Food Production Use, Environmentalists Sue EPA - eNews Park Forest

PAN in the News - Oct 2, 2014

California To Limit Chlorpyrifos' Food Production Use, Environmentalists Sue EPA
eNews Park Forest
Last week, the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) sued EPA to compel the agency to fully respond to a 2007 petition after a lengthy seven-year delay. The groups are asking the court to find ...

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