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Press Releases

May 8, 2020

“Every home is a school”: State orders counties to protect children learning at home from pesticide exposure

For Immediate Release: May 8, 2020 Sacramento: Counties should use their full authority to guarantee the same protections from pesticide exposure at home that are already legally required for schools...

Apr 28, 2020

Walz Executive Order Puts Communities At Risk

Organizations oppose Governor’s order to relax restrictions on recreational activities For immediate release: Tuesday, April 28, 2020 Today, a group of tribal and nonprofit organizations across...

Mar 23, 2020

Groups Sue EPA Over Another Approval of Glyphosate, Citing Dangers to Humans, Bees and Butterflies

March 23, 2020, SAN FRANCISCO – The Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America on Friday, March 20 filed a lawsuit challenging the U.S. Environmental Protection...

Press Statements

May 18, 2020

USDA releases new rules for federal regulation of genetically engineered organisms

Washington, D.C. — Today, the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) released their official rules...

Feb 14, 2020

Farmer vs. Bayer, BASF: Farmer Awarded $15M in Dicamba Drift Trial

For Immediate Release: February 14, 2020 CAPE GIRARDEAU, MISSOURI: Late this afternoon, a jury in...

Dec 19, 2019

EPA announces re-registration of endocrine-disrupting herbicide atrazine

This morning, the federal Environmental Protection Agency announced a proposed interim decision to...