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Oct 27, 2014

Critics of Dow herbicide sue U.S. EPA over approval

A coalition of U.S. farmer and environmental groups filed a lawsuit on Wednesday seeking to...

Sep 29, 2014

California wants to restrict widely used farm pesticide

Use of all pesticides containing the active ingredient chlorpyrifos would be restricted under...

Sep 23, 2014

USDA grants approval to Dow's Enlist GMO corn and soybeans

The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Wednesday gave final approval to new genetically modified...

Sep 15, 2014

EPA sued — again — to force decision on pesticide

More than four years ago, environmental groups asked a federal court to order the Environmental...

Sep 8, 2014

Pesticide drift is persistent problem for farmers

The cloud of insecticide that drifted from a neighbor's corn field onto the asparagus on Andrew and...

Sep 3, 2014

U.S. Judge Overturns GMO Crop Curbs in Hawaii

A federal judge ruled against a new law in Hawaii curbing genetically modified crops, handing a...

Aug 21, 2014

Chlorpyrifos: Banned for Most Americans, Farmworkers & Their Children Left Behind

The pesticide chlorpyrifos was banned for household use over a dozen years ago, but it is still...

Aug 4, 2014

Shorewood passes state's first 'bee-safe' policy

In the growing movement to better protect honeybees, Shorewood has become the first city in...

Jul 14, 2014

California’s approval of bee-killing pesticides challenged

California’s practice of approving new agricultural uses for neonicotinoid pesticides despite...

Jun 26, 2014

Toxic Taters Coalition speaking tour

On June 24th, 2014, the Toxic Taters Coalition brought its speaking tour to Bemidji, MN. Coalition...

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