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Opposition agrees to more time for DNR pines-to-potatoes study - AG Week

Jan 15, 2016

AG Week

Opposition agrees to more time for DNR pines-to-potatoes study
AG Week
“As the study is currently designed, there is no opportunity for public input, and the scope is much too narrow to account for impacts like pesticide drift and pollinator decline,” Lex Horan of Pesticide Action Network said in a statement. RDO's ...

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EPA RULING ON BEE-KILLING PESTICIDE DRAWS CONTROVERSY - East County Magazine

Jan 14, 2016

East County Magazine

EPA RULING ON BEE-KILLING PESTICIDE DRAWS CONTROVERSY
East County Magazine
“The report fails to illuminate the risks from a variety of areas, it ignores some the greatest uses of neonicotinoids,” said Paul Towers, spokesman for the Pesticide Action Network. “It only provides a piecemeal view of the threat, given that whole ...
The Company Behind Neonics Admits They Harm Bees—But Only SometimesTakePart

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EPA RULING ON BEE-KILLING PESTICIDE DRAWS CONTROVERSY - East County Magazine

Jan 14, 2016

Foothills Sun Gazette

EPA RULING ON BEE-KILLING PESTICIDE DRAWS CONTROVERSY
East County Magazine
“The report fails to illuminate the risks from a variety of areas, it ignores some the greatest uses of neonicotinoids,” said Paul Towers, spokesman for the Pesticide Action Network. “It only provides a piecemeal view of the threat, given that whole ...
The Company Behind Neonics Admits It Harms Bees—but Only SometimesTakePart

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Beekeepers, farmers, agriculture groups claim EPA's 'inadequate' regulation of ... - Legal News Line

Jan 14, 2016

Legal News Line

Beekeepers, farmers, agriculture groups claim EPA's 'inadequate' regulation of ...
Legal News Line
The plaintiffs -- Bret Adee, Jeff Anderson, Lucas Criswell, Gail Fuller, David Hackenberg, the American Bird Conservancy, the Center for Food Safety, the Pesticide Action Network of North America and the Pollinator Stewardship Council -- filed their ...

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Opposition agrees to more time for DNR pines-to-potatoes study - DL-Online

Jan 14, 2016

DL-Online

Opposition agrees to more time for DNR pines-to-potatoes study
DL-Online
The Land Stewardship Project, Pesticide Action Network and Toxic Taters said in a news release Monday that they've given the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources 30 more days to respond to their petition. The extension creates time for the DNR ...

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ASA supports continued registration for chlorpyrifos - High Plains Journal

Jan 13, 2016

ASA supports continued registration for chlorpyrifos
High Plains Journal
The petition was originally filed by the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America. They questioned the EPA's new methodologies for evaluating the pesticide that went into the reregistration process and particularly ...

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Environmental groups, DNR and R.D. Offutt to seek agreement on pines-to ... - Perham Focus

Jan 13, 2016

Environmental groups, DNR and R.D. Offutt to seek agreement on pines-to ...
Perham Focus
The Land Stewardship Project, Pesticide Action Network and Toxic Taters said in a news release Monday that they've given the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources 30 more days to respond to their petition. The extension creates time for the DNR ...

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Additional Speakers Confirmed for Food Justice Summit - Maui Now

Jan 13, 2016

Maui Now

Additional Speakers Confirmed for Food Justice Summit
Maui Now
In addition to its five international speakers, local experts in global food justice, environment, human rights, GMOs and pesticide issues will also participate in Hawai'i Alliance for Progressive Action and Pesticide Action Network North America's ...

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The Company Behind Neonics Admits It Harms Bees—but Only Sometimes - TakePart

Jan 13, 2016

TakePart

The Company Behind Neonics Admits It Harms Bees—but Only Sometimes
TakePart
Paul Towers of the ag chemical Pesticide Action Network, which advocates for stronger pesticide controls and chemical alternatives, said the company is continuing to downplay the role of neonics in pollinator declines, even with its endorsement of the ...

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Business briefing: State saw record corn, soybean harvests - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Jan 13, 2016

Business briefing: State saw record corn, soybean harvests
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
The Land Stewardship Project, Pesticide Action Network and Toxic Taters said in a news release Monday that they've given the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources 30 more days to respond to their petition. The extension makes time for the DNR, the ...

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The Company Behind Neonics Admits They Harm Bees—But Only Sometimes - TakePart

Jan 13, 2016

TakePart

The Company Behind Neonics Admits They Harm Bees—But Only Sometimes
TakePart
Paul Towers of the ag chemical Pesticide Action Network, which advocates from stronger pesticide controls and chemical alternatives, said the company is continuing to downplay the role of neonics in pollinator declines, even with its endorsement of the ...

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