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Jan 8, 2018

After Pesticide Incidents Sicken Farmworkers, Advocates Push to Make Penalties Stronger

Farmworker advocates say they hope four separate pesticide drift incidents this year that appeared...

Oct 9, 2017

Farmworkers Want Pesticide Banned in Calif. After Trump EPA Refuses

Environmentalists and farmworkers are pushing California regulators to ban the most commonly used...

Sep 5, 2017

Rural Minnesotans: ‘No Pesticides on Those Fries’

Norma Smith drinks only bottled water. It’s not her preference, but it’s become a necessity. After...

Aug 21, 2017

A California Bill Takes Steps to End Discrimination Against Farmers

Once, when Northern California wheat farmer Mai Nguyen went to a local farm equipment center to...

Aug 21, 2017

More restrictions announced for toxic pesticide

California moved a step closer Friday to banning a widely used agricultural pesticide linked to...

Aug 21, 2017

California’s farm communities mobilize to ban pesticide

Jesus Madrigal stared at a field of grapes across the street from his house in this dusty Central...

Aug 21, 2017

The Perils of Pesticide Drift

Andrew and Melissa Dunham spent years transforming their farm, which has been in his family for...

Aug 21, 2017

Environmentalists, Teachers Oppose Proposed State Pesticide Regulations

A coalition of environmentalists and school teachers are expressing concerns about proposed state...

Jun 7, 2017

California, 6 other states challenge EPA over farm pesticide

Attorneys general of California and six other states accused federal environmental chief Scott...

Jun 5, 2017

VIDEO: Migrant Farmworkers May Have Been Sickened by Toxic Pesticide Greenlighted by EPA Under Trump

This week Amy Goodman is on tour in California, where earlier this month more than 50 farmworkers...