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Farmers having persistent problem with drift - Fox 2 KFXV

Sep 8, 2014

Farmers having persistent problem with drift
Fox 2 KFXV
Pesticide Action Network organizer Linda Wells said 2, 4-D is “notoriously volatile” and particularly harmful to grapes and tomatoes. Enlist kills weeds that are becoming resistant to glyphosate, better known as Roundup. The company has given the 2, 4 ...

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Pesticide Drift Persistent Problem For Farmers - Manufacturing.net

Sep 8, 2014

Manufacturing.net

Pesticide Drift Persistent Problem For Farmers
Manufacturing.net
Pesticide Action Network organizer Linda Wells said 2, 4-D is "notoriously volatile" and particularly harmful to grapes and tomatoes. Enlist kills weeds that are becoming resistant to glyphosate, better known as Roundup. The company has given the 2, 4 ...

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Five food, ag groups descend on returning Congress United States of Snacks ... - Politico

Sep 8, 2014

Five food, ag groups descend on returning Congress United States of Snacks ...
Politico
“Our original critique of USDA's draft EIS still stands, as the final EIS is essentially no different,” Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, a senior scientist with Pesticide Action Network, tells MA. “We will be submitting very brief comments to USDA on Monday that ...

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Pesticide drift from conventional farms is a persistent problem for organic ... - Hamilton Spectator

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift from conventional farms is a persistent problem for organic ...
Hamilton Spectator
Pesticide Action Network organizer Linda Wells said 2, 4-D is "notoriously volatile" and particularly harmful to grapes and tomatoes. Enlist kills weeds that are becoming resistant to glyphosate, better known as Roundup. The company has given the 2, 4 ...

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Organic Farms Plagued by Pesticide Drift From Neighbors - Newsmax Health

Sep 7, 2014

Organic Farms Plagued by Pesticide Drift From Neighbors
Newsmax Health
Pesticide Action Network organizer Linda Wells said 2, 4-D is "notoriously volatile" and particularly harmful to grapes and tomatoes. Enlist kills weeds that are becoming resistant to glyphosate, better known as Roundup. The company has given the 2, 4 ...

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Pesticide drift plagues organic farmers - HeraldNet

Sep 7, 2014

Pesticide drift plagues organic farmers
HeraldNet
Organic farmers also worry about a new Dow AgroSciences weed control system awaiting federal approval called Enlist — partly because it uses 2, 4-D, an old herbicide that's been prone to drift. Pesticide Action Network organizer Linda Wells said 2, 4 ...

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Pesticide drift still a problem for farmers - Barre Montpelier Times Argus

Sep 7, 2014

Pesticide drift still a problem for farmers
Barre Montpelier Times Argus
Andrew Dunham and his 2-year-old daughter Leonora walk near asparagus plants on his farm, in Grinnell, Iowa, on Thursday. The cloud of insecticide that drifted from a neighbor's corn field onto the asparagus on Dunham's farm cast a shadow over his ...

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Pesticide drift still a problem for farmers - Barre Montpelier Times Argus

Sep 7, 2014

Pesticide drift still a problem for farmers
Barre Montpelier Times Argus
Andrew Dunham and his 2-year-old daughter Leonora walk near asparagus plants on his farm, in Grinnell, Iowa, on Thursday. The cloud of insecticide that drifted from a neighbor's corn field onto the asparagus on Dunham's farm cast a shadow over his ...

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Pesticide drift a persistent problem for organic farmers - DesMoinesRegister.com

Sep 6, 2014

ABC News

Pesticide drift a persistent problem for organic farmers
DesMoinesRegister.com
Pesticide Action Network organizer Linda Wells said 2,4-D is “notoriously volatile” and particularly harmful to grapes and tomatoes. Enlist kills weeds that are becoming resistant to glyphosate, better known under the trade name Roundup. The company ...
Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmersFox11online.com

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Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers - Fox11online.com

Sep 6, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
Fox11online.com
Pesticide Action Network organizer Linda Wells said 2, 4-D is “notoriously volatile” and particularly harmful to grapes and tomatoes. Enlist kills weeds that are becoming resistant to glyphosate, better known as Roundup. The company has given the 2, 4 ...

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Pesticide Drift Is Persistent Problem For Farmers - CBS Local

Sep 6, 2014

CBS Local

Pesticide Drift Is Persistent Problem For Farmers
CBS Local
Pesticide Action Network organizer Linda Wells said 2, 4-D is “notoriously volatile” and particularly harmful to grapes and tomatoes. Enlist kills weeds that are becoming resistant to glyphosate, better known as Roundup. The company has given the 2, 4 ...

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Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers - News & Observer

Sep 6, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
News & Observer
Pesticide Action Network organizer Linda Wells said 2, 4-D is "notoriously volatile" and particularly harmful to grapes and tomatoes. Enlist kills weeds that are becoming resistant to glyphosate, better known as Roundup. The company has given the 2, 4 ...

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Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers - Live 5 News

Sep 6, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
Live 5 News
Pesticide Action Network organizer Linda Wells said 2, 4-D is "notoriously volatile" and particularly harmful to grapes and tomatoes. Enlist kills weeds that are becoming resistant to glyphosate, better known as Roundup. The company has given the 2, 4 ...

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Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers - WRAL.com

Sep 6, 2014

ABC News

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
WRAL.com
Pesticide Action Network organizer Linda Wells said 2, 4-D is "notoriously volatile" and particularly harmful to grapes and tomatoes. Enlist kills weeds that are becoming resistant to glyphosate, better known as Roundup. The company has given the 2, 4 ...
Pesticide drift a persistent problem for organic farmersDesMoinesRegister.com

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Written by Press Release - eNews Park Forest

Sep 4, 2014

Written by Press Release
eNews Park Forest
... 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, which are used extensively on ...

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Canadian Beekeepers File Class Action Lawsuit Against Makers of Neonicotinoids - eNews Park Forest

Sep 4, 2014

Canadian Beekeepers File Class Action Lawsuit Against Makers of Neonicotinoids
eNews Park Forest
... 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, which are used extensively on ...

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Superweeds and the Chemical Dependency of American Farmers - The Epoch Times

Sep 4, 2014

Superweeds and the Chemical Dependency of American Farmers
The Epoch Times
According to Dr. Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, senior scientist with the Pesticide Action Network North America, 2,4-D drift directly impacts farmers' livelihood. “2,4-D is so toxic to non-engineered plants that it can very easily damage and even wipe out ...

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California Federal District Court Grants Partial Dismissal to Suit Alleging ... - JD Supra (press release)

Sep 3, 2014

California Federal District Court Grants Partial Dismissal to Suit Alleging ...
JD Supra (press release)
Earlier this month, a federal district court in California partially granted motions to dismiss a second amended complaint filed by the Center for Biological Diversity and the Pesticide Action Network alleging that the Environmental Protection Agency ...

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Making Contact - Pesticides on the Playground - August 29, 2014 at 3:30pm - kpfa 94.1fm

Aug 29, 2014

Making Contact - Pesticides on the Playground - August 29, 2014 at 3:30pm
kpfa 94.1fm
... Californians for Pesticide Reform co-director; Marina Gomez, Brian Jimenez-Gomez, CHAMACOS research participants; Margaret Reeves, Pesticide Action Network senior scientist; Valerie Bengal, family physician and UC San Francisco clinical professor; ...

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California to Bees: Drop Dead - TakePart

Aug 27, 2014

TakePart

California to Bees: Drop Dead
TakePart
The bill's original supporters comprised a laundry list of environmental groups working to save the bees, including the Pesticide Action Network, the Center for Food Safety, and Friends of the Earth. PAN and CFS sued DPR in July in state court over its ...

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