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Press Releases

Jul 8, 2020

Food, farm, and environmental groups deliver over 33,000 signatures opposing new GE maize

WASHINGTON, DC — At 11:59 PM ET on Tuesday, July 7th, the US Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA APHIS) closed public comment regarding Monsanto Company’s...

Jun 4, 2020

Federal Court Holds Monsanto's Dicamba Pesticide Unlawful, Citing Unprecedented Drift Damage to Millions of Acres

Trump Administration's approval to spray dicamba on soy and cotton rejected by Court San Francisco, CA – Today, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled in favor of farmers and...

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...

Press Statements

Aug 4, 2020

Senator Udall introduces “long overdue” legislation to overhaul U.S. pesticide rules

Children’s health, farmworker and healthy farming advocates applaud proposed updates to antiquated...

Jul 16, 2020

New report highlights safer alternatives to chlorpyrifos in California

For Immediate Release: July 16, 2020 SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA: This morning, the California...

Jul 16, 2020

After chlorpyrifos, what's next? New DPR report released

For Immediate Release: July 16, 2020 SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA: What comes next after the ban of one...