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Organic Valley Farmers and Employees "Cycling for Sustainability" Through 215 ... - PR Web (press release)

PAN in the News - Apr 17, 2015

Organic Valley Farmers and Employees "Cycling for Sustainability" Through 215 ...
PR Web (press release)
... Wildlife Refuge to understand a grazing initiative using cows to control invasive species; and an evening of food, drink and conversation at a Grass Up! event at the David Brower Center featuring guest speakers from Pesticide Action Network, Seed ...

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Organic Valley Farmers and Employees "Cycling for Sustainability" Through 215 ... - Benzinga

PAN in the News - Apr 17, 2015

Organic Valley Farmers and Employees "Cycling for Sustainability" Through 215 ...
Benzinga
... Wildlife Refuge to understand a grazing initiative using cows to control invasive species; and an evening of food, drink and conversation at a Grass Up! event at the David Brower Center featuring guest speakers from Pesticide Action Network, Seed ...

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'Pollinator friendly' Stillwater - Stillwater Gazette

PAN in the News - Apr 17, 2015

Stillwater Gazette

'Pollinator friendly' Stillwater
Stillwater Gazette
The alliance and its expert partners at the University of Minnesota and Pesticide Action Network told the council that declining habitat and certain pesticides are harming pollinators, such as honeybees and butterflies, which are critical to the food ...

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"Fight to Save Bees" Waged in California Courtrooms - Public News Service

PAN in the News - Apr 15, 2015

Public News Service

"Fight to Save Bees" Waged in California Courtrooms
Public News Service
PHOTO: Environmental groups and beekeepers are in court this month in California, challenging state and federal regulators' approvals of pesticides the groups say are harmful to bees. Photo courtesy of Pesticide Action Network.

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FEATURE: Chemical sprays set off alarm bells - Blouin News Blogs (blog)

PAN in the News - Apr 10, 2015

Blouin News Blogs (blog)

FEATURE: Chemical sprays set off alarm bells
Blouin News Blogs (blog)
Paul Towers, Organizing and Media Director of Pesticide Action Network North America, told Blouin News “The U.S. Department of Agriculture and its state counterparts have been failing America's farmers. They've failed to create policies and a plan that ...

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Do You Know What's on Your Weed? - TheStranger.com

PAN in the News - Apr 9, 2015

TheStranger.com

Do You Know What's on Your Weed?
TheStranger.com
None of them are listed on the Pesticide Action Network's list of "bad actors." Is each and every one of the 271 legally allowed pesticides something you would feel comfortable gently misting over a field of adorable puppies? No. I found two somewhat ...

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“Cycling for Sustainability” education bicycle tour to be in Antioch, April 21 - Antioch Herald

PAN in the News - Apr 9, 2015

“Cycling for Sustainability” education bicycle tour to be in Antioch, April 21
Antioch Herald
... Antioch Dunes Wildlife Refuge to understand a grazing initiative using cows to control invasive species; and an evening of food, drink and conversation at a Grass Up! event at the David Brower Center featuring guest speakers from Pesticide Action ...

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Cook: Why wouldn't Mead sign hemp extract bill? - Casper Star-Tribune Online

PAN in the News - Apr 7, 2015

Casper Star-Tribune Online

Cook: Why wouldn't Mead sign hemp extract bill?
Casper Star-Tribune Online
Cotton's monster water needs and obscene pesticide footprint -- according to Pesticide Action Network, cotton uses 25 percent of the world's pesticides -- have rendered cotton production uneconomical in China. The industrial world has had a two-decade ...

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EPA Finally Moves to Restrict Bee-Killing Pesticides - Care2.com

PAN in the News - Apr 7, 2015

Care2.com

EPA Finally Moves to Restrict Bee-Killing Pesticides
Care2.com
... finally beginning to address the threat that neonics pose to the nation's bees and other pollinators, but given the threats to the nation's food and farming system, more is needed,” said Kristin Schafer, policy director at Pesticide Action Network ...

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Fields of Toxic Pesticides Surround the Schools of Ventura County—Are They ... - The Nation.

PAN in the News - Apr 6, 2015

The Nation.

Fields of Toxic Pesticides Surround the Schools of Ventura County—Are They ...
The Nation.
For Emily Marquez, a scientist at the advocacy group Pesticide Action Network who assesses exposure risk, detection of 1,3-D raises red flags. “Kids exposed to pesticides through their lifetime have an increased risk for leukemia and other types of ...

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Fields of Toxic Pesticides Surround the Schools of Ventura County—Are They ... - The Nation.

PAN in the News - Apr 6, 2015

The Nation.

Fields of Toxic Pesticides Surround the Schools of Ventura County—Are They ...
The Nation.
For Emily Marquez, a scientist at the advocacy group Pesticide Action Network who assesses exposure risk, detection of 1,3-D raises red flags. “Kids exposed to pesticides through their lifetime have an increased risk for leukemia and other types of ...

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Anti-GMO groups lobby fast food restaurants to not sell GM apple or potato - Genetic Literacy Project

PAN in the News - Apr 6, 2015

Genetic Literacy Project

Anti-GMO groups lobby fast food restaurants to not sell GM apple or potato
Genetic Literacy Project
... Environmental Working Group, Food Democracy Now, Food & Water Watch, Green America, GMO Inside, Healthy Child Healthy World, Organic Consumers Association, Pesticide Action Network and CREDO — sent letters to the fast food chains on Friday.

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Bees found a new home in Sacramento - American Register

Honey Bee Haven news - Apr 5, 2015

Bees found a new home in Sacramento
American Register
Recently, almond crops have been declining as well due to pesticides and pathogens issue and mysterious disorders affecting almond crops. Bee expert Christine Casey, director of the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven at UC Davis expressed her happiness ...

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Pest control - E Kantipur

PAN in the News - Apr 4, 2015

E Kantipur

Pest control
E Kantipur
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. I have written about natural pesticides many times: especially citrus peel, garlic, and neem. This article is about ...

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Making Sacramento a haven for honeybees - Sacramento Bee

Honey Bee Haven news - Apr 4, 2015

Sacramento Bee

Making Sacramento a haven for honeybees
Sacramento Bee
Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven: Devoted to bees, this half-acre garden on the UC Davis campus is open daily, free to the public, dawn to dusk. See how the experts keep bees happy with a wide selection of bee-friendly plants. http://hhbhgarden.ucdavis.edu ...

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Making Sacramento a haven for honeybees - Sacramento Bee

PAN in the News - Apr 4, 2015

Sacramento Bee

Making Sacramento a haven for honeybees
Sacramento Bee
This buzz is all over town. Sacramento now is officially a “honeybee haven,” thanks to a City Council resolution. Passed in early March, the measure recognizes Sacramento as a place where bees can thrive and feel at home. “It's exciting to have ...

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Celebrating National Farmworker Awareness - Guilfordian

PAN in the News - Apr 3, 2015

Celebrating National Farmworker Awareness
Guilfordian
One was to help Pesticide Action Network send a message to the Environmental Protection Agency to stop farm owners from spraying the farmworkers with pesticide while they are working. The other was to help The Walk Free Team create a larger voice to ...

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As EPA Restricts Some Pesticide Use, Defenders of Bees Call for More Action - eNews Park Forest

PAN in the News - Apr 3, 2015

eNews Park Forest

As EPA Restricts Some Pesticide Use, Defenders of Bees Call for More Action
eNews Park Forest
... address the threat that neonics pose to the nation's bees and other pollinators, but given the threats to the nation's food and farming system, more is needed," Kristin Schafer, policy director at Pesticide Action Network North America, said in a ...
Groups: EPA Must Do More to Protect Pollinators From Harmful PesticidesCenter for Biological Diversity (press release)
EPA dials back use of dangerous systemic pesticidesSummit County Citizens Voice
EPA tells neonic producers approval of new uses unlikely, for nowAgri-Pulse

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As EPA Restricts Some Pesticide Use, Defenders of Bees Call for More Action - eNews Park Forest

PAN in the News - Apr 3, 2015

eNews Park Forest

As EPA Restricts Some Pesticide Use, Defenders of Bees Call for More Action
eNews Park Forest
... address the threat that neonics pose to the nation's bees and other pollinators, but given the threats to the nation's food and farming system, more is needed," Kristin Schafer, policy director at Pesticide Action Network North America, said in a ...
Groups: EPA Must Do More to Protect Pollinators From Harmful PesticidesCenter for Biological Diversity (press release)
EPA dials back use of dangerous systemic pesticidesSummit County Citizens Voice
EPA tells neonic producers approval of new uses unlikely, for nowAgri-Pulse

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EPA dials back the use dangerous systemic pesticides - Summit County Citizens Voice

PAN in the News - Apr 2, 2015

Summit County Citizens Voice

EPA dials back the use dangerous systemic pesticides
Summit County Citizens Voice
... the EPA to go further include American Bird Conservancy, Beyond Pesticides, Center for Biological Diversity, Center for Food Safety, Food and Water Watch, Friends of the Earth, Kansas Rural Center, Pesticide Action Network and numerous beekeepers.

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