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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...

Jun 26, 2014

'Bee-friendly' plants may not be, advocates say

An advocacy group concerned about bees says too many retailers are selling garden plants treated...

May 13, 2014

Concerned for bees, lawmakers call for aggressive pesticide review

Seventeen DFL legislators rebuked the state Department of Agriculture late last week over its...

Apr 30, 2014

Report: Thousands of Kids Go to School Near Heavy Pesticide Use

A new report shows tens of thousands of students in California attend schools very close to farms...

Apr 7, 2014

Atrazine in Water: Pesticide Peril?

When Tyrone Hayes first discovered that atrazine, one of the most widely used herbicides changed...

Mar 17, 2014

Exigen prohibir un pesticida

El grupo busca que se elimine el uso de un pesticida alegando que esto afecta su salud. View video...

Mar 12, 2014

Warning Signs: How Pesticides Harm the Young Brain

The pathbreaking CHAMACOS study has detected developmental problems in children born to mothers who...

Mar 6, 2014

Minnesota Beekeepers Ask State to Save their Hives

Beekeepers from around the state are asking the Minnesota Department of Agriculture and lawmakers...