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Mar 20, 2013

Beekeepers and Public Interest Groups Sue EPA Over Bee-Toxic Pesticides

Pesticide Action Network: Paul Towers 916-216-1082 Center for Food Safety: Peter Jenkins or Larissa Walker 202-547-9359 Beyond Pesticides: Jay Feldman or Nichelle Harriott 202-543-5450   March 21,...

Mar 20, 2013

South African Government Blasted Over Approval of GE Soy

Media Contacts: Mariam Mayet, African Centre for Biosafety, South Africa + 27 83 269 4309, mariammayet@mweb.co.za Carlos Vicente, GRAIN, Argentina carlos@grain.org Gabriel Fernandes, AS-PTA, Brazil...

Feb 1, 2013

Europe Takes Steps To Suspend Bee-Toxic Pesticides

Pesticide Action Network North America: Paul Towers 916-216-1082 Beyond Pesticides: Jay Feldman or Nichelle Harriott 202-543-5450 Center for Food Safety: Abigail Seiler 202-679-3370  For...

Dec 11, 2012

Farmers Urge USDA’s Vilsack to Stop New GE Crops

Contacts: Linda Wells, Pesticide Action Network, linda@panna.org, 563-940-1242 Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, ptowers@panna.org, 916-216-1082   December 11, 2012 Farmers Urge USDA’s...

Nov 28, 2012

FDA Fails to Ban Neurotoxic Lindane

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org November 28, 2012 FDA Fails to Ban Neurotoxic Lindane Agency ignores science, fails to pull pesticide used in...

Nov 7, 2012

Pesticide Industry Heavyweights Defeat Food Labeling Initiative by Outspending the Opposition 5-to-1, Successfully Protect Marketshare for a Pipeline of New GE Crops

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org November 7, 2012  Pesticide Industry Heavyweights Defeat Food Labeling Initiative by Outspending the Opposition 5-to...

Oct 24, 2012

California Farmers Speak Out for Truth in Labeling

Contacts: John Coelho, John@terralindafarms.com, 559-970-7632 Joaquin Contente, udderguy7@aol.com, 559-779-0526 Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, ptowers@panna.org, 916-216-1082   October 24,...

Oct 12, 2012

“Big 6” Pesticide Corporations Top the List of Food Labeling Opponents

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org October 11, 2012  “Big 6” Pesticide Corporations Top the List of Food Labeling Opponents World’s six largest...

Oct 9, 2012

New Report: “Generation In Jeopardy” from Pesticides

  Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org   October 9, 2012 New Report: “Generation In Jeopardy” from Pesticides Emerging science points to pesticides as a...

Aug 13, 2012

Update: “Big 6” Pesticide Corporations Biggest Funders of Anti-GMO Labeling Effort

Contact: Heather Pilatic, Pesticide Action Network (415) 694-8596, heather@panna.org August 13, 2012   UPDATE: “Big 6” Pesticide Corporations Biggest Funders of Anti-GMO Labeling Effort World’s...

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