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Hooser: Basal trip a success - Thegardenisland.com

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Hooser: Basal trip a success
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Two separate appeals — one by the County of Kauai and another by Ka Makani Hoopono, Center for Food Safety, Pesticide Action Network North America and the Surfrider Foundation — have been filed before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. Phillipson said ...

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COMMENTARY: EPA fails to protect bees from pesticides - Vineland Daily Journal

PAN in the News - May 4, 2015

Vineland Daily Journal

COMMENTARY: EPA fails to protect bees from pesticides
Vineland Daily Journal
Athough the "buzz" about bee declines makes headlines, excites public concern and warrants a White House Task Force on the Health of Honey Bees and Other Pollinators, bees are still in jeopardy. The United States Department of Agriculture and ...
Houston Community NewspapersYour Houston News

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The buzz about bees - Augusta Free Press

PAN in the News - May 4, 2015

Augusta Free Press

The buzz about bees
Augusta Free Press
Athough the “buzz” about bee declines makes headlines, excites public concern and warrants a White House Task Force on the Health of Honey Bees and Other Pollinators, bees are still in jeopardy. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and ...
Lex Horan: The pesticide industry's role in bee declinesBattle Creek Enquirer

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Lex Horan: The pesticide industry's role in bee declines - Battle Creek Enquirer

PAN in the News - May 4, 2015

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Lex Horan: The pesticide industry's role in bee declines
Battle Creek Enquirer
It's time to maximize public accountability and minimize the influence that pesticide companies exert behind closed doors. Horan is an organizer with Pesticide Action Network North America (PAN). PAN is a member of the OpenTheGovernment.org coalition.
COMMENTARY: EPA fails to protect bees from pesticidesVineland Daily Journal

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Campaign against glyphosate grows in LatAm - Buenos Aires Herald

PAN in the News - May 2, 2015

Campaign against glyphosate grows in LatAm
Buenos Aires Herald
“We believe the precautionary principle should be applied, and that we should stop accumulating studies and take decisions that could come too late,” said Javier Souza, coordinator of the Latin American Pesticide Action Network (RAP-AL). The ...

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Groups, Along with More Than 150000 Individuals, Call for Ban on Dangerous ... - eNews Park Forest

PAN in the News - May 1, 2015

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Groups, Along with More Than 150000 Individuals, Call for Ban on Dangerous ...
eNews Park Forest
Technical comments were submitted by Earthjustice, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Pesticide Action Network (PAN), Farmworker Justice, United Farm Workers (UFW), Farm Labor Organizing Committee AFL-CIO (FLOC), Pineros y Campesinos ...

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Talk on dangers of pesticides Monday in Austin - Post-Bulletin

PAN in the News - May 1, 2015

Talk on dangers of pesticides Monday in Austin
Post-Bulletin
AUSTIN — A talk on the harm pesticides can cause will be presented at 7 p.m. Monday at the Ruby Rupner Auditorium at the Hormel Nature Center in Austin. Lex Horan, Midwest organizer for the Pesticide Action Network, will be the speaker. The network ...

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Ikes speaker to talk pesticides - Austin Herald

PAN in the News - May 1, 2015

Ikes speaker to talk pesticides
Austin Herald
The Austin Chapter 10 of the Izaak Walton League will host Lex Horan, Pesticide Action Network organizer, at 7 p.m. Monday in the Ruby Rupner Auditorium at the Jay C. Hormel Nature Center. Horan is based in PAN's Minneapolis office, where he organizes ...

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UCD celebrates bee garden's five years - Davis Enterprise

Honey Bee Haven news - May 1, 2015

Davis Enterprise

UCD celebrates bee garden's five years
Davis Enterprise
The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven, a half-acre bee garden on Bee Biology Road next to the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility. A public ceremony is planned from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m..

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Latin American Organizations Campaign to Ban Monsanto - Upside Down World

PAN in the News - Apr 30, 2015

Upside Down World

Latin American Organizations Campaign to Ban Monsanto
Upside Down World
These five countries alone comprise of 83 million hectares of genetically modified crops, according to Javier Souza, coordinator of Latin American pesticide action network, RAP-AL. “We believe the precautionary principle should be applied, and that we ...

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Learn more about bees at UC Davis' Bee Haven - TheReporter.Com

Honey Bee Haven news - Apr 29, 2015

Learn more about bees at UC Davis' Bee Haven
TheReporter.Com
Their first reaction when they sense danger is to leave. Don't bother them and they won't bother you. To learn more, visit the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven web site (hhbhgarden.ucdavis.edu) or make a trip to the garden, which is open daily, free of ...

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Learn more about bees at UC Davis' Bee Haven - Daily Democrat

Honey Bee Haven news - Apr 29, 2015

Learn more about bees at UC Davis' Bee Haven
Daily Democrat
Their first reaction when they sense danger is to leave. Don't bother them and they won't bother you. To learn more, visit the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven web site (hhbhgarden.ucdavis.edu) or make a trip to the garden, which is open daily, free of ...

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4 Steps to Non-Toxic Mother's Day Gifts - Huffington Post

PAN in the News - Apr 29, 2015

Huffington Post

4 Steps to Non-Toxic Mother's Day Gifts
Huffington Post
If you're like most of us, you've probably had a lot of ads for flowers popping up in your feed this week. That's because flowers are now America's most popular Mother's Day gift, according to a recent report. Mother's Day now trumps Valentine's as ...

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Latin American Organizations Campaign to Ban Monsanto - teleSUR English

PAN in the News - Apr 29, 2015

teleSUR English

Latin American Organizations Campaign to Ban Monsanto
teleSUR English
These five countries alone comprise of 83 million hectares of genetically modified crops, according to Javier Souza, coordinator of Latin American pesticide action network, RAP-AL. “We believe the precautionary principle should be applied, and that we ...

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The Stream, April 29: California May Impose $10000 Fines for Major Water ... - Circle of Blue WaterNews

PAN in the News - Apr 29, 2015

The Stream, April 29: California May Impose $10000 Fines for Major Water ...
Circle of Blue WaterNews
–Javier Souza, coordinator of the Latin American Pesticide Action Network, on efforts to ban the herbicide glyphosate after the World Health Organization found it is probably carcinogenic. Activists say the herbicide affects health, soil and water when ...

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Campaign Against Glyphosate Steps Up in Latin America - Inter Press Service

PAN in the News - Apr 28, 2015

Inter Press Service

Campaign Against Glyphosate Steps Up in Latin America
Inter Press Service
“We believe the precautionary principle should be applied, and that we should stop accumulating studies and take decisions that could come too late,” said Javier Souza, coordinator of the Latin American Pesticide Action Network (RAP-AL). The ...

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Another Challenge to New Herbicide for Use in the Area - KIOW

PAN in the News - Apr 28, 2015

Another Challenge to New Herbicide for Use in the Area
KIOW
But Senior Scientist Marcia Ishii-Eiteman with the Pesticide Action Network says this powerful new herbicide cocktail will have serious impacts on ground water, endangered species and those who live and work near the fields where it's applied.

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Glyphosate is a “probably carcinogenic” pesticide. Why do cities still use it? - The Star Online

PAN in the News - Apr 26, 2015

The Star Online

Glyphosate is a “probably carcinogenic” pesticide. Why do cities still use it?
The Star Online
“In some cities and towns glyphosate is used indiscriminately, sloshed all over pavements and parks by council employees with backpacks or sub-contractors riding quad bikes at ridiculous speeds,” says Keith Tyrell of Pesticide Action Network UK (PAN-UK).

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Another Challenge to New Herbicide for Use in Iowa - KMAland

PAN in the News - Apr 26, 2015

KMAland

Another Challenge to New Herbicide for Use in Iowa
KMAland
But Senior Scientist Marcia Ishii-Eiteman with the Pesticide Action Network says this powerful new herbicide cocktail will have serious impacts on ground water, endangered species and those who live and work near the fields where it's applied. "Two, 4 ...

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Syngenta's herbicide could violate Indian laws - swissinfo.ch

PAN in the News - Apr 23, 2015

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Syngenta's herbicide could violate Indian laws
swissinfo.ch
“Paraquat is a flagship product for Syngenta and the company's Gramoxone brand is well known in India,” C. Jayakumar of Pesticide Action Network, told swissinfo.ch. Paraquat is banned in Switzerland and the European Union, as well as some African and ...

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