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Governor signs bill to support ailing bee population - Daily Democrat

1 hour 21 min ago

Governor signs bill to support ailing bee population
Daily Democrat
... native plants — and produce honey. In 2012 California producers marketed 12 million pounds of honey worth $23 million. The bill was supported by the California Farm Bureau Federation, Pesticide Action Network (North America), and Bayer Corporation.

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Pesticides linger in MD, US streams - Baltimore Sun (blog)

Sep 16, 2014

Pesticides linger in MD, US streams
Baltimore Sun (blog)
Emily Marquez, staff scientist at Pesticide Action Network, pointed out that neonicotinoid insecticides, which were not monitored for this study, have been found in 75 percent of Midwest water ways by USGS, but for a separate study. Used to treat seed ...

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Clinton to talk nutrition Environmentalists: USDA should reject dicamba crops - Politico

Sep 12, 2014

Clinton to talk nutrition Environmentalists: USDA should reject dicamba crops
Politico
... SHOULD REJECT DICAMBA CROPS: Food and Water Watch, Pesticide Action Network and the Save Our Crops Coalition urged Agriculture Department officials to scrap their proposed approval of Monsanto's dicamba-resistant cotton and soybean crops.

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9th Circ. Urged To Force EPA To Respond In Pesticide Row - Law360 (subscription)

Sep 11, 2014

9th Circ. Urged To Force EPA To Respond In Pesticide Row
Law360 (subscription)
Pesticide Action Network North America and the Natural Resources Defense Council filed a renewed petition for a writ of mandamus seeking an order from the Ninth Circuit requiring the EPA to respond to a 2007 petition to ban uses of chlorpyrifos, a ...

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9th Circ. Urged To Force EPA To Respond In Pesticide Row - Law360 (subscription)

Sep 11, 2014

9th Circ. Urged To Force EPA To Respond In Pesticide Row
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (September 11, 2014, 6:50 PM ET) -- Environmentalists and health advocates told the Ninth Circuit on Wednesday that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has repeatedly failed to fulfill its promises to ban the use of the pesticide ...

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EPA sued — again — to force decision on pesticide - SFGate (blog)

Sep 10, 2014

EPA sued — again — to force decision on pesticide
SFGate (blog)
“My family has dealt with the problem of chlorpyrifos exposure, finding it an unacceptable levels in our air and in our bodies,” Luis Medellin, a farm worker and member of the Pesticide Action Network, said in a statement accompanying the lawsuit. He ...

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Pesticide drift is a persistent problem for farmers - The Recorder (subscription)

Sep 9, 2014

Pesticide drift is a persistent problem for farmers
The Recorder (subscription)
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 And Agroecological Farming, Better Food And Health - Live Trading News

Sep 8, 2014

Live Trading News

Organic And Agroecological Farming, Better Food And Health
Live Trading News
Organic farmers are worried about a new Dow (NYSE: 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. A Pesticide Action Network organizer said 2, 4 ...

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Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers - TriValley Central

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
TriValley Central
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 - TriValley Central

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
TriValley Central
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 - TriValley Central

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
TriValley Central
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 - TriValley Central

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
TriValley Central
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 - TriValley Central

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
TriValley Central
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 - TriValley Central

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
TriValley Central
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 - TriValley Central

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
TriValley Central
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 - TriValley Central

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
TriValley Central
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 - TriValley Central

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
TriValley Central
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 - TriValley Central

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
TriValley Central
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 - TriValley Central

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
TriValley Central
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 - TriValley Central

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers
TriValley Central
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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