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Paraquat should not be used, there are numerous effective alternatives - Stabroek News

PAN in the News - May 23, 2018

Paraquat should not be used, there are numerous effective alternatives
Stabroek News
According to the Pesticide Action Network, “Paraquat is the most highly acutely toxic herbicide to be marketed over the last 60 years”. As well, there are 22 different species of weeds in 13 countries that have become resistant to paraquat, which ...

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State Agency Criticized for Failing to Protect Highest At-Risk Communities - Beyond Pesticides (press release) (blog)

PAN in the News - May 23, 2018

State Agency Criticized for Failing to Protect Highest At-Risk Communities
Beyond Pesticides (press release) (blog)
According to Pesticide Action Network (PAN), the greatest burden continues to be borne by the San Joaquin Valley, with half (106 million pounds) used in just five counties – Fresno, Kern, Tulare, San Joaquin and Madera. Among the top five most heavily ...

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How Many Pesticides Are You Consuming? Here's The 2018 Dirty Dozen - The Alternative Daily (blog)

PAN in the News - May 20, 2018

The Alternative Daily (blog)

How Many Pesticides Are You Consuming? Here's The 2018 Dirty Dozen
The Alternative Daily (blog)
And while the UK sources its produce from different countries or regions to the U.S. — and so not all the data that applies there would also apply in the U.S. — the Pesticide Action Network in the UK has also found that oats and wheat have high ...

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Honey Bee Haven news - May 18, 2018
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EU court upholds ban on pesticides threatening bees - Deutsche Welle

PAN in the News - May 17, 2018

Deutsche Welle

EU court upholds ban on pesticides threatening bees
Deutsche Welle
Insecticides are harmful to many different types of insects. For example, butterfly populations have also been affected. Pesticides can also have an impact on human health and harm other wildlife and the environment, according to Pesticide Action ...
EU Court Upholds Ban on 3 Bee-Killing InsecticidesCourthouse News Service

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Sen. Tom Udall wants EPA to ban neurotoxic chemical: 'Scott Pruitt doesn't listen to science' - Yahoo News

PAN in the News - May 17, 2018

Yahoo News

Sen. Tom Udall wants EPA to ban neurotoxic chemical: 'Scott Pruitt doesn't listen to science'
Yahoo News
In September 2007, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network of North America filed a petition for the EPA to either ban the toxic chemical outright or establish residue standards for our food supply. In September ...

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Sen. Tom Udall wants EPA to ban neurotoxic chemical: 'Scott Pruitt doesn't listen to science' - Yahoo News

PAN in the News - May 17, 2018

Yahoo News

Sen. Tom Udall wants EPA to ban neurotoxic chemical: 'Scott Pruitt doesn't listen to science'
Yahoo News
In September 2007, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network of North America filed a petition for the EPA to either ban the toxic chemical outright or establish residue standards for our food supply. In September ...

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Sen. Tom Udall wants EPA to ban neurotoxic chemical: 'Scott Pruitt doesn't listen to science' - Yahoo News

PAN in the News - May 17, 2018

Yahoo News

Sen. Tom Udall wants EPA to ban neurotoxic chemical: 'Scott Pruitt doesn't listen to science'
Yahoo News
In September 2007, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network of North America filed a petition for the EPA to either ban the toxic chemical outright or establish residue standards for our food supply. In September ...

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Sen. Tom Udall wants EPA to ban neurotoxic chemical: 'Scott Pruitt doesn't listen to science' - Yahoo Sports

PAN in the News - May 17, 2018

Sen. Tom Udall wants EPA to ban neurotoxic chemical: 'Scott Pruitt doesn't listen to science'
Yahoo Sports
In September 2007, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network of North America filed a petition for the EPA to either ban the toxic chemical outright or establish residue standards for our food supply. In September ...

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Sen. Tom Udall wants EPA to ban neurotoxic chemical: 'Scott Pruitt doesn't listen to science' - Yahoo News

PAN in the News - May 17, 2018

Yahoo News

Sen. Tom Udall wants EPA to ban neurotoxic chemical: 'Scott Pruitt doesn't listen to science'
Yahoo News
In September 2007, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network of North America filed a petition for the EPA to either ban the toxic chemical outright or establish residue standards for our food supply. In September ...

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EU Court Upholds Ban on 3 Bee-Killing Insecticides - Courthouse News Service

PAN in the News - May 17, 2018

Courthouse News Service

EU Court Upholds Ban on 3 Bee-Killing Insecticides
Courthouse News Service
“This verdict clearly shows that the use of the bee guidance document is an essential tool to protect bees from the harmful effects of pesticides,” Martin Dermine, health and environment policy officer for the Pesticide Action Network said in a statement.

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MEPs launch new investigation into glyphosate and herbicides - Independent.ie

PAN in the News - May 17, 2018

Independent.ie

MEPs launch new investigation into glyphosate and herbicides
Independent.ie
The Pesticide Action Network recommends a combination of preventive measures such as crop rotation or mulching, ploughing or other physical weed control, "biological" methods (using insects, bacteria or grazing animals to attack weeds), and "natural" ...

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Cooperation can help protect honey bees in orchards - Western Farm Press

Honey Bee Haven news - May 16, 2018

Western Farm Press

Cooperation can help protect honey bees in orchards
Western Farm Press
East of the Laidlaw facility is the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven, a unique outdoor museum designed to create awareness and educate people about the beneficial uses of honey bees and native bees in the ecosystem. The half-acre garden, established in ...

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Have the EU Finally Banned Bee-Harming Pesticides? - International Environmental Technology

PAN in the News - May 16, 2018

Have the EU Finally Banned Bee-Harming Pesticides?
International Environmental Technology
Today's vote is historic,” said Martin Dermine of Pesticide Action Network Europe. However, the new challenges facing pesticide analysis and monitoring were not welcome news to everyone. The farming community in particular were apprehensive about the ...

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The Daily Democrat's Bulletin Board of Coming Events - Daily Democrat

Honey Bee Haven news - May 11, 2018

The Daily Democrat's Bulletin Board of Coming Events
Daily Democrat
Saturday, May 12: 11 a.m. The Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven is holding an open house as part of National Public Gardens Day on the UC Davis campus. Activities include learning to catch and observe bees up close, seeing how honey bees at work in an ...

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The Daily Democrat's Bulletin Board of Coming Events - Daily Democrat

Honey Bee Haven news - May 11, 2018

The Daily Democrat's Bulletin Board of Coming Events
Daily Democrat
Saturday, May 12: 11 a.m. The Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven is holding an open house as part of National Public Gardens Day on the UC Davis campus. Activities include learning to catch and observe bees up close, seeing how honey bees at work in an ...

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Wallace Genetic Foundation: Funding Anti-Science Deniers For Hire - American Council on Science and Health

PAN in the News - May 10, 2018

American Council on Science and Health

Wallace Genetic Foundation: Funding Anti-Science Deniers For Hire
American Council on Science and Health
Also true, but there is one really interesting thing they all have in common, not only with each other, but with Union of Concerned Scientists, Mother Jones, Maryland Pesticide Action Network, Natural Resources Defense Council and many more. They are ...

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The Daily Democrat's Bulletin Board of Coming Events - Daily Democrat

Honey Bee Haven news - May 10, 2018

The Daily Democrat's Bulletin Board of Coming Events
Daily Democrat
Saturday, May 12: 11 a.m. The Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven is holding an open house as part of National Public Gardens Day on the UC Davis campus. Activities include learning to catch and observe bees up close, seeing how honey bees at work in an ...

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