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Press Releases

Feb 12, 2018

Farmers, Conservationists Challenge Trump’s EPA, Monsanto Over Crop-Damaging Pesticide

EPA Unlawfully Approved Monsanto’s XtendiMax Weed-Killer, Ignoring Warnings of Rampant Drift, Destroying Crops on Millions of Acres in Devastating 2017 Farm Season With More to Come Evidence Shows...

Jan 16, 2018

55 California Legislators Score 100% on Food & Farm Scorecard

Annual Report Again Gives California Elected Officials Credit For Incremental Gains, But Sees That Food And Farming Remain An “Indefensibly Low Priority” For Policy Makers For Immediate Release:...

Dec 4, 2017

On International Day of No Pesticide Use, PAN International Urges Move Towards Agroecology

December 3, 2017 December 3 is the anniversary of the worst peacetime chemical disaster in history. Twenty-seven tons of lethal gases leaked from Union Carbide’s pesticide factory in Bhopal, India on...

Press Statements

Nov 2, 2017

Clovis USDA Nomination Withdrawn

Washington, DC - In a letter to Senate Agriculture Committee staff, Sam Clovis announced he is...

Oct 13, 2017

EPA fails to protect farmers from dicamba drift

For Immediate Release: October 13, 2017 Earlier today, EPA released new restrictions on the...

Oct 3, 2017

Health & Farmworker Advocates Respond to California’s Interim Mitigations for Neurotoxic Chlorpyrifos

For Immediate Release: October 3, 2017 Earlier today, officials at the California Department of...