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Agricultural Activities In Cameron Highlands Attract Researchers Nationwide - Bernama

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Agricultural Activities In Cameron Highlands Attract Researchers Nationwide
Bernama
She conducted the study in collaboration with the Pesticide Action Network Asia and the Pacific (PANAP) from August to December last year, along with three researchers namely Professor Dr Md Pauzi Abdullah, Mohd Rozali Othman and Wan Mohd Afiq Wan ...

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Palm oil certification body purges membership - eco-business.com

PAN in the News - Mar 5, 2015

eco-business.com

Palm oil certification body purges membership
eco-business.com
The suspended members included a broader range of entities, from the Pesticide Action Network (PAN) Asia and the Pacific, an NGO, to Seventh Generation, an American company that sells “green” products. Some of the terminated and suspended members ...

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Palm oil certification body purges membership - Mongabay.com

PAN in the News - Mar 5, 2015

Mongabay.com

Palm oil certification body purges membership
Mongabay.com
The suspended members included a broader range of entities, from the Pesticide Action Network (PAN) Asia and the Pacific, an NGO, to Seventh Generation, an American company that sells "green" products. Some of the terminated and suspended members ...

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Facebook data center awards grants - Bend Bulletin

Honey Bee Haven news - Mar 5, 2015

Facebook data center awards grants
Bend Bulletin
Prineville Honey Bee Haven — $5,000 for the new Prineville Honey Bee Haven garden, a community resource that will offer learning opportunities to children of all ages. • Redemption House — $3,500 for a security system for the organization, the only ...

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4 Million People Just Told Obama to Save the Bees—Now - TakePart

PAN in the News - Mar 4, 2015

EcoWatch

4 Million People Just Told Obama to Save the Bees—Now
TakePart
Paul Towers at the Pesticide Action Network said he is hopeful yet wary about the presidential bee panel's forthcoming recommendations. “If officials choose to put forth unenforceable, voluntary, or advisory practices, defer responsibility to state ...
Over 4 Million People Press Obama to Protect BeesFood and Water Watch

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4 Million People Just Told Obama to Save the Bees—Now - TakePart

PAN in the News - Mar 4, 2015

The Inquisitr

4 Million People Just Told Obama to Save the Bees—Now
TakePart
Paul Towers at the Pesticide Action Network said he is hopeful yet wary about the presidential bee panel's forthcoming recommendations. “If officials choose to put forth unenforceable, voluntary, or advisory practices, defer responsibility to state ...
Over 4 Million People Press Obama to Protect BeesFood and Water Watch

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Beekeepers to meet March 14 - Beaver Dam Daily Citizen

Honey Bee Haven news - Mar 4, 2015

Beekeepers to meet March 14
Beaver Dam Daily Citizen
Keynote presenter Charles Lorence from Honey Bee Haven in Aurora, Ill., will speak on his beekeeping operation and how to prepare honey for competitions. Matt LaForge from Dadant & Sons of Watertown will talk about how and when to feed honey bees.

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Over 4 Million People Press Obama to Protect Bees - Food and Water Watch

PAN in the News - Mar 4, 2015

Food and Water Watch

Over 4 Million People Press Obama to Protect Bees
Food and Water Watch
... CREDO, Earthjustice, Environment America, Food and Water Watch, Food Democracy Now!, Friends of the Earth U.S., Green America, MoveOn, Organic Consumers Association, Pesticide Action Network, Save Our Environment, TakePart, and Toxic Free ...

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Over 4 Million People Press Obama to Protect Bees - Food and Water Watch

PAN in the News - Mar 4, 2015

Food and Water Watch

Over 4 Million People Press Obama to Protect Bees
Food and Water Watch
... CREDO, Earthjustice, Environment America, Food and Water Watch, Food Democracy Now!, Friends of the Earth U.S., Green America, MoveOn, Organic Consumers Association, Pesticide Action Network, Save Our Environment, TakePart, and Toxic Free ...

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125 Groups Call on President Obama to Protect Bees, Pollinators From Pesticides - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

PAN in the News - Mar 2, 2015

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

125 Groups Call on President Obama to Protect Bees, Pollinators From Pesticides
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... from the White House and our government agencies must be bold and effective — bees and other pollinators have been increasingly exposed to these toxic pesticides for too long already,” said Paul Towers of the Pesticide Action Network North America.

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Are GMOs Safe? Scientists Can't Seem To Agree On The Matter - The Inquisitr

PAN in the News - Feb 27, 2015

The Inquisitr

Are GMOs Safe? Scientists Can't Seem To Agree On The Matter
The Inquisitr
The food safety groups behind the new GMO safety report include Consumers Union, Center for Food Safety, Friends of the Earth, and Pesticide Action Network. The coalition cited a January 24 statement in the journal Environmental Sciences Europe that ...

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Sacramento wants to become a “bee haven” - Sacramento Bee (blog)

Honey Bee Haven news - Feb 27, 2015

Sacramento Bee (blog)

Sacramento wants to become a “bee haven”
Sacramento Bee (blog)
Sacramento is going to the bees. The City Council on Tuesday will vote on a resolution to make the city a “Honey Bee Haven,” a place where bees are protected from pesticides, are provided year-round clean food and water and given shelter. It also means ...

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COW offers free water-wise workshops in March - Woodland Record

Honey Bee Haven news - Feb 27, 2015

COW offers free water-wise workshops in March
Woodland Record
At the March 11 session, Christine Casey of the UC Davis Department of Entomology and Nematology Haagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven will describe how to support native pollinator populations by including pollinator habitat in drought-tolerant landscapes.

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DEADLINE MARCH 3: Tell President Obama to Ban Bee-Killing Pesticides - Food Consumer

PAN in the News - Feb 25, 2015

Food Consumer

DEADLINE MARCH 3: Tell President Obama to Ban Bee-Killing Pesticides
Food Consumer
OCA, along with Center for Food Safety, Friends of the Earth, Beyond Pesticides, Pesticide Action Network, the Natural Resources Defense Council and other groups will deliver a petition to the White House on March 4, demanding that the task force ...

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Distribution of GMO Arctic Apple Raises Concerns of Consumer, Science, Health ... - Headlines & Global News

PAN in the News - Feb 22, 2015

Distribution of GMO Arctic Apple Raises Concerns of Consumer, Science, Health ...
Headlines & Global News
The groups, including Consumers Union, Center for Food Safety, Friends of the Earth and Pesticide Action Network, pointed to a January 24 article in the journal Environmental Sciences Europe that says there is no scientific consensus on the safety of GMOs.

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USDA Approves "Untested, Inherently Risky" GMO Apple - Truth-Out

PAN in the News - Feb 21, 2015

Northern Voices Online

USDA Approves "Untested, Inherently Risky" GMO Apple
Truth-Out
Some of the scientists also pointed out that GMO apples will likely lead to even greater use of pesticides, on a product that (unless it's organic) already tests positive for 42 pesticides, according to the Pesticide Action Network's analysis of the ...
GMO News: Arctic Apple and Enogen CornSustainableBusiness.com

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USDA Approves "Untested, Inherently Risky" GMO Apple - Truth-Out

PAN in the News - Feb 21, 2015

USDA Approves "Untested, Inherently Risky" GMO Apple
Truth-Out
Some of the scientists also pointed out that GMO apples will likely lead to even greater use of pesticides, on a product that (unless it's organic) already tests positive for 42 pesticides, according to the Pesticide Action Network's analysis of the ...

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GMO News: Arctic Apple and Enogen Corn - SustainableBusiness.com

PAN in the News - Feb 20, 2015

SustainableBusiness.com

GMO News: Arctic Apple and Enogen Corn
SustainableBusiness.com
Apples already test positive for 42 pesticides unless they are organic, says Pesticide Action Network. "Recent research shows that dsRNAs can transfer from plants to humans and other animals through food. The biotech industry has always claimed that ...

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Activists demand clarity on GMO science - French Tribune

PAN in the News - Feb 20, 2015

French Tribune

Activists demand clarity on GMO science
French Tribune
Serval groups including Consumers Union, Center for Food Safety, Friends of the Earth and Pesticide Action Network said that there is a need for more clarity on the issue and where the scientific community stands on the matter does. The groups pointed ...

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Activists demand clarity on GMO science - French Tribune

PAN in the News - Feb 20, 2015

French Tribune

Activists demand clarity on GMO science
French Tribune
Serval groups including Consumers Union, Center for Food Safety, Friends of the Earth and Pesticide Action Network said that there is a need for more clarity on the issue and where the scientific community stands on the matter does. The groups pointed ...

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