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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...

Nov 25, 2014

Sacramento Chefs Call for New Urban Ag Law

For Immediate Release: November 25, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, PAN/Sacramento Urban Ag Coalition, 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org Sacramento Chefs Call for New Urban Ag Law Sacramento, CA - In...

Nov 24, 2014

100+ Scientists Call on Obama’s Bee Task Force to Take Action on Pesticides

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Oct 27, 2014

Coalition of Farmers and Environmental Groups to Challenge EPA Over Herbicide Approval

News Release: October 22, 2014   Coalition of Farmers and Environmental Groups to Challenge EPA Over Herbicide ApprovalLawsuit filed against Environmental Protection Agency for approval of 2,4-D use...

Sep 25, 2014

State takes small step, fails to protect children’s health from neurotoxic pesticide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 25, 2014 Press contacts: Paul Towers, PAN North America, (916) 216-1082, ptowers@panna.org State takes small step, fails to protect children’s health from...

Sep 10, 2014

New Lawsuit Urges EPA to (Finally) Ban Neurotoxic Pesticide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press contact: Kimiko Martinez, NRDC, (310) 434-2344, kmartinez@nrdc.org Kari Birdseye, Earthjustice, (415) 217-2098, kbirdseye@earthjustice.org Paul Towers, PAN North...

Aug 27, 2014

Children’s Health Advocates Push for Better Protections from Pesticides as Children Head Back to School

For Immediate Release: August 27, 2014 Contacts: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org   Children’s Health Advocates Push for Better Protections from Pesticides as Children Head Back to...

Aug 19, 2014

More Than 200,000 People Call for Stronger Workplace Protections for Farmworkers

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, August 19, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, (916) 588-3100, ptowers@panna.org Jessica Felix-Romero, Farmworker Justice, (202) 800-2524, jromero@...

Jul 15, 2014

United Nations holds global corporations accountable for global human rights violations

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network North America, 916-588-3100, ptowers@panna.org Sarojeni Rengam, Executive Director, Pesticide Action Network Asia & the Pacific: 604-6570271 or 604-...

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