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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...

May 1, 2017

Bill Aims To Give Minority Farmers A Greater Say In Agriculture Policy

A bill unanimously approved by the Assembly Agricultural Committee Wednesday could significantly...

Apr 17, 2017

'Like a slow death': families fear pesticide poisoning after Trump reverses ban

A white cloud of pesticides had drifted into Fidelia Morales’s backyard, coating her children’s...

Jan 24, 2017

Poison Fruit

Dow Chemical Wants Farmers to Keep Using a Pesticide Linked to Autism and ADHD On Mondays, Magda...

Dec 19, 2016

Public input into pesticide rules ends

Salinas Valley residents on either side of the divisive pesticides and the schools issue have until...

Oct 19, 2016

Drifting Pesticides Put Neighboring Farms At Risk

Iowa’s organic farms, vineyards, apiaries and other non-conventional farms surrounded by row crops...

Oct 19, 2016

California proposes pesticide buffer zones around schools and day cares

Crop dusting and many other forms of pesticide spraying will be banned within a quarter of a mile...

Oct 19, 2016

CA boasted of tighter pesticide rules. But Dow got what it wanted

There was big news coming out of the California Department of Pesticide Regulation earlier this...

Sep 28, 2016

In California's farm belt, 'pesticide drift' has residents worried about their health

Four-year-old Roberto Diaz is a round little fellow who strides confidently out into the yard. It's...