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Mar 16, 2015

California Legislature Introduces Bill to Protect Bees from Pesticides

For Immediate Release Media Contacts: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, 916.588.3100, ptowers@panna.org Abigail Seiler, Center for Food Safety, 202-547-9359, aseiler@centerforfoodsafety.org...

Mar 4, 2015

Over 4 Million People Press Obama to Protect Bees

For Immediate Release: March 4, 2015 Media Contacts: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, 916.588.3100, ptowers@panna.org Abigail Seiler, Center for Food Safety, 202-547-9359, aseiler@...

Mar 2, 2015

125+ Groups Call on President Obama to Protect Bees, Pollinators From Pesticides

For immediate release March 2, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, (916) 216-1082, ptowers@panna.org Lori Ann Burd, (971) 717-6405, laburd@biologicaldiversity.org Larissa Walker, (202) 547-9359, lwalker@...

Feb 12, 2015

Groups Urge State Ag Officials to Protect Local Rights on GMO Bans

For Immediate Release February 12, 2015 Contacts: Paul Towers, PAN, 916.216.1082 Naomi Starkman, Consumers Union, 917.539.3924   Groups Urge State Ag Officials to Protect Local Rights on GMO Bans...

Jan 22, 2015

National Experts Call for a More Productive and State-focused Process for Evaluating Pesticides in California

For immediate release January 22, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082 Veena Singla, NRDC, 415-875-6125   National Experts Call for a More Productive and State-focused Process for Evaluating...

Jan 20, 2015

Iowa Farmers Union Leads Coalition Asking for Changes to Pesticide Rules

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 20, 2015 Contact:          Jana Linderman, IFU President 319-651-2250  jlinderman@iowafarmersunion.org Kate Mendenhall, PAN Policy Organizer 515-207-5255  kate@panna.org...

Jan 14, 2015

DPR Recommendations Leave California Schoolchildren, Rural Communities at Risk from Cancer-Causing Pesticide

For immediate release January 14, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082 Anne Katten, CRLAF, 916-204-2876 DPR Recommendations Leave California Schoolchildren, Rural Communities at Risk from...

Jan 5, 2015

EPA’s Assessment of Dangerous Pesticide Leaves Communities at Risk

News Release: January 5, 2015 Contact: Kari Birdseye, Earthjustice, (415) 217-2098 Kimiko Martinez, NRDC, (310) 434-2344 Paul Towers, PANNA, (916) 216-1082 EPA’s Assessment of Dangerous Pesticide...

Dec 16, 2014

Beekeepers, farmers and activists tell MN Dept of Agriculture: Be a #MNpollinatorhero, suspend neonicotinoids!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lex Horan, Pesticide Action Network 651.245.1733; lex@panna.org   Coalition delivers a basket of pollinator-reliant fruits, vegetables and honey to thank MDA and...

Dec 3, 2014

Groups appeal to Governor Brown for action to protect children

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 3, 2014 Press contacts: Paul Towers, PAN North America, (916) 216-1082, ptowers@panna.org Kimiko Martinez, NRDC, (310) 434-2344, kmartinez@nrdc.org Honoring the...

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