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Press Releases

Jan 15, 2019

Food & Farm Legislative Report Card Released: “Few Top Marks and Lots of Passing Grades”

For Immediate Release: January 15th, 2019 Sacramento, CA – The California Food and Farming Network and the California Food Policy Council released today the 2018 Food & Farm Scorecard, revealing...

Dec 3, 2018

34 years after the Bhopal disaster: We still need a highly hazardous pesticide ban

PAN International For release: December 3rd, 2018 December 3rd 2018, is the 34th anniversary of the Bhopal disaster when a gas tank exploded in a Union Carbide pesticide factory in India, killing...

Nov 19, 2018

Governor’s Committee on Pollinator Protection Releases Groundbreaking Report

Committee calls on Minnesota policymakers to set a national precedent   For immediate release: Monday, November 19, 2018 St. Paul, Minnesota — On Friday, the Minnesota Governor’s Committee on...

Press Statements

Feb 21, 2019

California Chlorpyrifos Bill Introduced In State Legislature

For Immediate Release: 22 February 2019 Sacramento, CA — California State Senator Maria Elena...

Feb 5, 2019

Toxic Insecticide Metabolites Found in Drinking Water

Iowa City, IA — Scientists from the U.S. Geological Service have published findings that two...

Dec 12, 2018

Final Farm Bill Misses Opportunity to Advance Future of Food & Farming

Washington, DC - Following a swift passage by the Senate (87-13) on Tuesday, the U.S. House (386-47...