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May 3, 2012

Atrazine Found in Water of Dozens of Midwest Communities

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, 916-216-1082 Linda Wells, Pesticide Action Network, 563-940-1242 May 3, 2012   Atrazine Found in Water of Dozens of Midwest Communities...

Apr 26, 2012

USDA Receives Over 365,000 Public Comments Opposing Approval of 2,4-D-Resistant, Genetically Engineered Corn

April 26, 2012   USDA Receives Over 365,000 Public Comments Opposing Approval of 2,4-D-Resistant, Genetically Engineered Corn* 152 Farm, Fisheries, Public Health, Consumer, and Environmental...

Apr 24, 2012

State Announces New Effort to Advance Safe Strawberry Farming

Contacts: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network ptowers@panna.org, 916-216-1082 Tracey Brieger, Californians for Pesticide Reform tracey@pesticidereform.org, 415-215-5473   April 24, 2012...

Apr 16, 2012

Mom vs. Monsanto: Goldman Prize Honors Argentine Mother, Pesticide Reform Champion

Contact: Paul Towers,Pesticide Action Network 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org April 16, 2012   Mom vs. Monsanto: Goldman Prize Honors Argentine Mother, Pesticide Reform Champion San...

Apr 5, 2012

Scientific Research Strengthens Link Between Pesticides and Colony Collapse Disorder

Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network Cell: 916-216-1082 ptowers@panna.org John Kepner, Beyond Pesticides 202-302-4371, jkepner@beyondpesticides.org Peter Jenkins, Center for Food Safety...

Mar 21, 2012

Cancer-Causing Methyl Iodide Pulled

Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Networkptowers@panna.org, Cell: 916-216-1082 March 21, 2012 Cancer-Causing Methyl Iodide Pulled Manufacturer pulls fumigant pesticide off US market, ...

Mar 21, 2012

Beekeepers & Environmental Groups to EPA: Pesticide Approval is “Irresponsible” & “Damaging”

Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Networkptowers@panna.org, cell: 916-216-1082 John Kepner, Beyond Pesticidesjkepner@beyondpesticides.org, 202-543-5450 x20 Peter Jenkins, Center for Food Safety...

Mar 20, 2012

High Levels of Hazardous Pesticide Found in Air

Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Networkptowers@panna.org, Cell: 916-216-1082 March 20, 2012 High Levels of Hazardous Pesticide Found in Air Drift Catching highlights risk of methyl iodide-...

Mar 19, 2012

Farming For California’s Future

Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Networkptowers@panna.org, Cell: 916-216-1082 March 19, 2012 Farming For California’s Future National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition Releases its 2012 Farm...

Feb 21, 2012

60,000+ to New Chief Pesticide Regulator: Ban Methyl Iodide

Maria Machuca, United Farm Workers media@ufwpress.com, Phone: 661-837-9828 Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Networkptowers@panna.org, Cell: 916-216-1082 February 21, 2012   60,000+ to New...

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