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Aug 7, 2012

State Kicks Off Effort to Create Safe Strawberry Fields

Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, ptowers@panna.org 916-216-1082 Tracey Brieger, Californians for Pesticide Reform tracey@pesticidereform.org 415-215-5473 August 7, 2012 State Kicks Off...

Jul 19, 2012

EPA to Beekeepers: Buzz Off

  Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org Peter Jenkins, Center for Food Safety, 301-500-4383, pjenkins@icta.org Mark Keating, Beyond Pesticides, 202-543-...

Jul 18, 2012

EPA Takes “Big Step” on Brain Toxin

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, 916-216-1082 July 18, 2012 EPA Takes “Big Step” on Brain Toxin Agency proposes new protections for rural communities from chlorpyrifos, but keeps...

Jun 28, 2012

250,000+ to EPA: Time for Emergency Action on Pesticide to Protect Bees

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, 916-216-1082 June 28, 2012 250,000+ to EPA: Time for Emergency Action on Pesticide to Protect Bees Beekeepers, Environmental Groups Still on Hold...

Jun 18, 2012

Pesticides Linked to Growing Number of Bee Kills

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, (916) 216-1082 June 18, 2012   Pesticides Linked to Growing Number of Bee Kills As National Pollinator Week Begins, Beekeepers & Environmental...

May 17, 2012

Residents Measure Pesticides in Minnesota Air

Contact: Linda Wells, Pesticide Action Network 612-284-5023, linda@panna.org Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org May 17, 2012 Residents Measure Pesticides...

May 15, 2012

Farmers Press for Access to Bee-Friendly Corn Seeds

Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network  ptowers@panna.org, 916.216.1082 cell May 15, 2012   Farmers Press for Access to Bee-Friendly Corn Seeds Farmers struggle to find alternatives to...

May 11, 2012

Syngenta Hired Guns Attack New Documentary

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network  ptowers@panna.org, 916.216.1082 cell May 11, 2012   Syngenta Hired Guns Attack New Documentary PR firm and paid spokespeople mount...

May 9, 2012

National Weed Summit Tackles Epidemic of Herbicide-Resistant “Superweeds”

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network: 916.216.1082-c; ptowers@panna.org Bill Freese, Science Policy Analyst, Center for Food Safety: 856.761.4643; bfreese@icta.org   May 9, 2012...

May 8, 2012

Report: “Weight of Evidence” Links Pesticides to Colony Collapse Disorder

Contact:  Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org   May 8, 2012 Report: “Weight of Evidence” Links Pesticides to Colony Collapse Disorder California...

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