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Bulletin Board for Saturday, Sept. 27 - Daily Democrat

Honey Bee Haven news - Sep 26, 2014

Bulletin Board for Saturday, Sept. 27
Daily Democrat
The Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven is a half-acre garden located on the UC Davis campus devoted exclusively to bee pollinator conservation and education. We offer free admission and are open every day from dawn to dusk. For details and directions go to ...

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Supporters of Kauai's GMO law appeal court ruling - Honolulu Star-Advertiser

PAN in the News - Sep 26, 2014

Supporters of Kauai's GMO law appeal court ruling
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Ka Makani Ho'opono, Center for Food Safety, Pesticide Action Network North America and the Surfrider Foundation -- represented by Earthjustice and the Center for Food Safety -- filed an appeal in the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday, ...

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California wants to restrict widely used farm pesticide - Central Valley Business Times

PAN in the News - Sep 26, 2014

California wants to restrict widely used farm pesticide
Central Valley Business Times
“First, he should prod the Department of Pesticide Regulation to develop a clear plan for phasing the chemical out of the food system, from field to fork,” says Medha Chandra, PhD, a campaign coordinator with Pesticide Action Network North America.

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GOP going big against Peterson USDA creates post to elevate Almanza Vilsack ... - Politico

PAN in the News - Sep 26, 2014

GOP going big against Peterson USDA creates post to elevate Almanza Vilsack ...
Politico
The Center for Food Safety, Pesticide Action Network, Friends of the Earth, the American Bird Conservancy and 13 other organizations applaud the White House for its June memorandum to create a federal strategy to protect pollinators, but they suggest ...

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Appeals filed by nonprofits - Thegardenisland.com

PAN in the News - Sep 26, 2014

Appeals filed by nonprofits
Thegardenisland.com
An appeal was filed Wednesday in the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals by Ka Makani Ho'opono, Center for Food Safety, Pesticide Action Network North America and the Surfrider Foundation. The nonprofits are represented by Earthjustice and the Center for ...

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Hawaii County Takes Fight Over GMO Law To 9th Circ. - Law360 (subscription)

PAN in the News - Sep 25, 2014

Hawaii County Takes Fight Over GMO Law To 9th Circ.
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, San Diego (September 25, 2014, 10:18 PM ET) -- Kauai County and four public health advocacy groups this week appealed to the Ninth Circuit a Hawaii federal judge's decision siding with agribusiness units of Syngenta AG, BASF SE and other ...

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Pesticides in Salinas air exceed certain levels - The Salinas Californian

PAN in the News - Sep 25, 2014

The Salinas Californian

Pesticides in Salinas air exceed certain levels
The Salinas Californian
Environmental groups, particularly Pesticide Action Network, or PAN, are criticizing the findings, accusing the DPR of downplaying the dangers of the levels of pesticides found in Salinas. Of primary concern is a pair of fumigants injected into soils ...
California wants to restrict widely used farm pesticideCentral Valley Business Times

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Has Dow AgroSciences found superweed slayer? - Indianapolis Star

PAN in the News - Sep 25, 2014

Indianapolis Star

Has Dow AgroSciences found superweed slayer?
Indianapolis Star
But if Enlist is unloosed in the market and widely used, that could worsen the superweed problem over time by letting weeds evolve that are immune to 2,4-D as well as Roundup, warns Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, senior scientist for the Pesticide Action ...

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Appeals dispute decision to toss law regulating use of pesticides, GMOs - Honolulu Star-Advertiser

PAN in the News - Sep 25, 2014

Appeals dispute decision to toss law regulating use of pesticides, GMOs
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Ka Makani Ho'opono, the Center for Food Safety, the Pesticide Action Network North America and the Surfrider Foundation — represented by Earthjustice and the Center for Food Safety — filed an appeal in the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on ...

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Supporters of Kauai's GMO law appeal court ruling - Honolulu Star-Advertiser

PAN in the News - Sep 24, 2014

Supporters of Kauai's GMO law appeal court ruling
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Ka Makani Ho'opono, Center for Food Safety, Pesticide Action Network North America and the Surfrider Foundation -- represented by Earthjustice and the Center for Food Safety -- filed an appeal Wednesday that challenges U.S. Magistrate Judge Barry ...

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EPA Sued to Ban Neurotoxic Insecticide Use on Crops - Food Safety News

PAN in the News - Sep 22, 2014

Food Safety News

EPA Sued to Ban Neurotoxic Insecticide Use on Crops
Food Safety News
Last week, the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) sued the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), asking the court to ban chlorpyrifos, an insecticide that can interfere with the brain ...

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Spray Drift and Volatilization: Issues to Navigate Carefully as EPA Develops ... - JD Supra (press release)

PAN in the News - Sep 18, 2014

Spray Drift and Volatilization: Issues to Navigate Carefully as EPA Develops ...
JD Supra (press release)
The initial spray drift assessment of chlorpyrifos released in July 2012 was in part a response to a petition by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA) seeking to cancel all chlorpyrifos ...

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On to appeal - Thegardenisland.com

PAN in the News - Sep 18, 2014

On to appeal
Thegardenisland.com
In April, the defense team grew when Kurren allowed Earthjustice and the Center for Food Safety to intervene and represent community members and several nonprofit organizations, including Ka Makani Ho'opono, Pesticide Action Network and Surfrider ...

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USDA grants approval to Dow's Enlist GMO corn and soybeans - Reuters

PAN in the News - Sep 17, 2014

USDA grants approval to Dow's Enlist GMO corn and soybeans
Reuters
"The USDA approval of Enlist after such a fundamentally flawed review process is a slap in the face to farmers," said Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, senior scientist with Pesticide Action Network (PAN). "Thousands of farmers have warned USDA of the crop damage, ...

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USDA grants approval to Dow's Enlist GMO corn and soybeans - WKZO

PAN in the News - Sep 17, 2014

USDA grants approval to Dow's Enlist GMO corn and soybeans
WKZO
"The USDA approval of Enlist after such a fundamentally flawed review process is a slap in the face to farmers," said Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, senior scientist with Pesticide Action Network (PAN). "Thousands of farmers have warned USDA of the crop damage, ...

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USDA grants approval to Dow's Enlist GMO corn and soybeans - Town Hall

PAN in the News - Sep 17, 2014

USDA grants approval to Dow's Enlist GMO corn and soybeans
Town Hall
"The USDA approval of Enlist after such a fundamentally flawed review process is a slap in the face to farmers," said Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, senior scientist with Pesticide Action Network (PAN). "Thousands of farmers have warned USDA of the crop damage, ...

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USDA Grants Approval To Dow's Enlist GMO Corn And Soybeans - Business Insider

PAN in the News - Sep 17, 2014

USDA Grants Approval To Dow's Enlist GMO Corn And Soybeans
Business Insider
"The USDA approval of Enlist after such a fundamentally flawed review process is a slap in the face to farmers," said Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, senior scientist with Pesticide Action Network (PAN). "Thousands of farmers have warned USDA of the crop damage, ...

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USDA grants approval to Dow's Enlist GMO corn and soybeans - Reuters UK

PAN in the News - Sep 17, 2014

USDA grants approval to Dow's Enlist GMO corn and soybeans
Reuters UK
"The USDA approval of Enlist after such a fundamentally flawed review process is a slap in the face to farmers," said Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, senior scientist with Pesticide Action Network (PAN). "Thousands of farmers have warned USDA of the crop damage, ...

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USDA grants approval to Dow's Enlist GMO corn and soybeans - Reuters

PAN in the News - Sep 17, 2014

USDA grants approval to Dow's Enlist GMO corn and soybeans
Reuters
"The USDA approval of Enlist after such a fundamentally flawed review process is a slap in the face to farmers," said Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, senior scientist with Pesticide Action Network (PAN). "Thousands of farmers have warned USDA of the crop damage, ...

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Governor signs bill to support ailing bee population - Oroville Mercury Register

PAN in the News - Sep 17, 2014

Governor signs bill to support ailing bee population
Oroville Mercury Register
... variety of row crops and 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 ...

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