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EPA fail: refuses to ban 'brain damage' pesticide - The Ecologist (blog)

PAN in the News - Apr 1, 2015

The Ecologist (blog)

EPA fail: refuses to ban 'brain damage' pesticide
The Ecologist (blog)
In 2007, Pesticide Action Network and Natural Resource Defense Council petitioned the EPA to ban CPR because the agency failed to account for pesticide drift or the growing body of peer-reviewed studies from such reputable institutions as Columbia ...

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Make fairness a key ingredient in Sacramento's farm-to-fork movement - Sacramento Bee

PAN in the News - Apr 1, 2015

Sacramento Bee

Make fairness a key ingredient in Sacramento's farm-to-fork movement
Sacramento Bee
As we marched on Saturday to honor the legacy of farmworker leader Cesar Chavez, it was a stark reminder of how far we've come and how far we have to go, as we work to build a truly sustainable food system that treats everyone with dignity. The food ...

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Making natural pesticides at home - The Island.lk (subscription)

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2015

Making natural pesticides at home
The Island.lk (subscription)
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 (PANAP) (email: panap@panap.net) I have written about natural pesticides many times : specially Citrus Peel, Garlic ...

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Renewed push to reform pesticide use on Cesar Chavez Day - KIONrightnow.com

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2015

KIONrightnow.com

Renewed push to reform pesticide use on Cesar Chavez Day
KIONrightnow.com
He and the Pesticide Action Network measured the air in his backyard. “My home is 350 feet away from the field,” Matlow said. “We showed some intense levels of exposure, three and a half times the buffer zone. So I feel our data, we can see that this ...
On Cesar Chavez's Birthday, Berry Pickers Demand More Than $8 a DayTakePart
After Cesar Chavez: The fight for farmworker rights isn't overGrist

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On Cesar Chavez's Birthday, Berry Pickers Demand More Than $8 a Day - TakePart

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2015

TakePart

On Cesar Chavez's Birthday, Berry Pickers Demand More Than $8 a Day
TakePart
The coalition of groups, which includes the UFW and Pesticide Action Network of North America, is playing up the Chavez symbolism too—he fasted in the name of pesticide reform for 36 days in 1987. The coalition announced results of a study and called ...
After Cesar Chavez: The fight for farmworker rights isn't overGrist

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After Cesar Chavez: The fight for farmworker rights isn't over - Grist

PAN in the News - Mar 31, 2015

Grist

After Cesar Chavez: The fight for farmworker rights isn't over
Grist
Farmworker justice groups such as the Pesticide Action Network, UFW, Earthjustice, and the Migrant Clinicians Network are in D.C. today to deliver bundles of signed petitions urging EPA to finalize the new rules. The harmful effects of pesticides are ...

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pesticideaction: RT @PaulAtPAN: @DaniNierenberg Fingers crossed...hope we can make your Top 15 blog list next year! http://t.co/7CAFey1JNe

PAN Twitter - Jun 11, 2013
pesticideaction: RT @PaulAtPAN: @DaniNierenberg Fingers crossed...hope we can make your Top 15 blog list next year! http://t.co/7CAFey1JNe

pesticideaction: RT @PaulAtPAN: Despite the weather, Maine is today's bright spot as #GMO labeling bill advances http://t.co/30YhlBDT2M #StopMonsanto #Big6

PAN Twitter - Jun 11, 2013
pesticideaction: RT @PaulAtPAN: Despite the weather, Maine is today's bright spot as #GMO labeling bill advances http://t.co/30YhlBDT2M #StopMonsanto #Big6

pesticideaction: RT @MariLynch: @RodaleNews MT @SaraHayleyRubin: DPR soliciting input on new regs for chloropicrin, used in lieu of #methylbromide. http://t…

PAN Twitter - Jun 11, 2013
pesticideaction: RT @MariLynch: @RodaleNews MT @SaraHayleyRubin: DPR soliciting input on new regs for chloropicrin, used in lieu of #methylbromide. http://t…

pesticideaction: RT @CA_Pesticides: Public attend DPR meeting on chloropicrin in Monterey http://t.co/OcQsTRuHvt

PAN Twitter - Jun 11, 2013
pesticideaction: RT @CA_Pesticides: Public attend DPR meeting on chloropicrin in Monterey http://t.co/OcQsTRuHvt

pesticideaction: For our folks in California, please help us push for fumigant-free strawberry fields!http://t.co/1QmVIbztst #safestrawberries #chloropicrin

PAN Twitter - Jun 11, 2013
pesticideaction: For our folks in California, please help us push for fumigant-free strawberry fields!http://t.co/1QmVIbztst #safestrawberries #chloropicrin

pesticideaction: RT @PAN_UK: in case you missed it - US research showing #bee toxic neonic #pesticides don't increase yields http://t.co/8MTiDrHATf

PAN Twitter - Jun 11, 2013
pesticideaction: RT @PAN_UK: in case you missed it - US research showing #bee toxic neonic #pesticides don't increase yields http://t.co/8MTiDrHATf

pesticideaction: RT @KristinAtPAN: PAN is looking for an Online Comms Manager. Great place to work! Pls check out and pass along http://t.co/Kvq4aPYqHh #job

PAN Twitter - Jun 11, 2013
pesticideaction: RT @KristinAtPAN: PAN is looking for an Online Comms Manager. Great place to work! Pls check out and pass along http://t.co/Kvq4aPYqHh #job

pesticideaction: RT @KristinAtPAN: The Big 6 respond to #bee deaths by creating research institutes. Really? http://t.co/yNNgyOTKoo #Monsanto via @pesticide…

PAN Twitter - Jun 10, 2013
pesticideaction: RT @KristinAtPAN: The Big 6 respond to #bee deaths by creating research institutes. Really? http://t.co/yNNgyOTKoo #Monsanto via @pesticide…

pesticideaction: The Big 6 deflect responsibility for bee deaths by creating research institutes. Really? http://t.co/Ws4db1Am6w #BigAg #GE #GMO #Monsanto

PAN Twitter - Jun 10, 2013
pesticideaction: The Big 6 deflect responsibility for bee deaths by creating research institutes. Really? http://t.co/Ws4db1Am6w #BigAg #GE #GMO #Monsanto

pesticideaction: Maine community takes action to preserve their waterways and tourism from the harms of pesticides. http://t.co/lzMEKRIQKl

PAN Twitter - Jun 10, 2013
pesticideaction: Maine community takes action to preserve their waterways and tourism from the harms of pesticides. http://t.co/lzMEKRIQKl

pesticideaction: RT @PaulAtPAN: ICYMI: @CA_Pesticides announces $ for alternatives to neurotoxic & drift-prone #fumigant pesticides http://t.co/KAZzSEu1U3 #…

PAN Twitter - Jun 10, 2013
pesticideaction: RT @PaulAtPAN: ICYMI: @CA_Pesticides announces $ for alternatives to neurotoxic & drift-prone #fumigant pesticides http://t.co/KAZzSEu1U3 #…

pesticideaction: RT @KristinAtPAN: Summer reading! RT@DaniNierenberg: 13 Books on the Food System That Could Change Everything: http://t.co/KTlExpkuDf

PAN Twitter - Jun 10, 2013
pesticideaction: RT @KristinAtPAN: Summer reading! RT@DaniNierenberg: 13 Books on the Food System That Could Change Everything: http://t.co/KTlExpkuDf

pesticideaction: That's a great suggestion for Google @unhealthytruth. You can also find that info with our "What's On My Food" app. http://t.co/S5FvVCTu5d

PAN Twitter - Jun 7, 2013
pesticideaction: That's a great suggestion for Google @unhealthytruth. You can also find that info with our "What's On My Food" app. http://t.co/S5FvVCTu5d

pesticideaction: RT @unhealthytruth: Google launches platform to display nutrition info of foods. Could they add pesticide, antibiotic levels too? http://t.…

PAN Twitter - Jun 7, 2013
pesticideaction: RT @unhealthytruth: Google launches platform to display nutrition info of foods. Could they add pesticide, antibiotic levels too? http://t.…