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What to Do About Pesticide Drift - Mother Earth News

PAN in the News - Apr 1, 2015

Mother Earth News

What to Do About Pesticide Drift
Mother Earth News
Scientists with the Pesticide Action Network (PAN) have been working with communities across the country to implement an easy-to-use, scientifically rigorous tool called the “Drift Catcher” for monitoring airborne pesticides. Contact PAN to learn more ...

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EPA fail: refuses to ban 'brain damage' pesticide - The Ecologist (blog)

PAN in the News - Apr 1, 2015

The Ecologist (blog)

EPA fail: refuses to ban 'brain damage' pesticide
The Ecologist (blog)
In 2007, Pesticide Action Network and Natural Resource Defense Council petitioned the EPA to ban CPR because the agency failed to account for pesticide drift or the growing body of peer-reviewed studies from such reputable institutions as Columbia ...

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Make fairness a key ingredient in Sacramento's farm-to-fork movement - Sacramento Bee

PAN in the News - Apr 1, 2015

Sacramento Bee

Make fairness a key ingredient in Sacramento's farm-to-fork movement
Sacramento Bee
As we marched on Saturday to honor the legacy of farmworker leader Cesar Chavez, it was a stark reminder of how far we've come and how far we have to go, as we work to build a truly sustainable food system that treats everyone with dignity. The food ...

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Making natural pesticides at home - The Island.lk (subscription)

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2015

Making natural pesticides at home
The Island.lk (subscription)
One of the books I bought at the mela was Debug Your Home The Natural Way brought out by Pesticide Action Network Asia and the Pacific (PANAP) (email: panap@panap.net) I have written about natural pesticides many times : specially Citrus Peel, Garlic ...

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Renewed push to reform pesticide use on Cesar Chavez Day - KIONrightnow.com

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2015

KIONrightnow.com

Renewed push to reform pesticide use on Cesar Chavez Day
KIONrightnow.com
He and the Pesticide Action Network measured the air in his backyard. “My home is 350 feet away from the field,” Matlow said. “We showed some intense levels of exposure, three and a half times the buffer zone. So I feel our data, we can see that this ...
On Cesar Chavez's Birthday, Berry Pickers Demand More Than $8 a DayTakePart
After Cesar Chavez: The fight for farmworker rights isn't overGrist

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On Cesar Chavez's Birthday, Berry Pickers Demand More Than $8 a Day - TakePart

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2015

TakePart

On Cesar Chavez's Birthday, Berry Pickers Demand More Than $8 a Day
TakePart
The coalition of groups, which includes the UFW and Pesticide Action Network of North America, is playing up the Chavez symbolism too—he fasted in the name of pesticide reform for 36 days in 1987. The coalition announced results of a study and called ...
After Cesar Chavez: The fight for farmworker rights isn't overGrist

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After Cesar Chavez: The fight for farmworker rights isn't over - Grist

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2015

Grist

After Cesar Chavez: The fight for farmworker rights isn't over
Grist
Farmworker justice groups such as the Pesticide Action Network, UFW, Earthjustice, and the Migrant Clinicians Network are in D.C. today to deliver bundles of signed petitions urging EPA to finalize the new rules. The harmful effects of pesticides are ...

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