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Feb 2, 2012

Brown Appoints New Chief Pesticide Regulator

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

Jan 25, 2012

New Study: GMO Corn’s Looming Disaster

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network ptowers@panna.org, Cell: 916-216-1082 January 25, 2012 New Study: GMO Corn’s Looming Disaster Farmers Fear Increased Herbicide Use &...

Jan 25, 2012

Strawberry Pesticide Methyl Iodide on Trial

CONTACT: Paul Towers,Pesticide Action Network 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org Tracey Brieger, Californians for Pesticide Reform 415-215-5473, tracey@pesticidereform.org Kari Birdseye,...

Jan 10, 2012

Beekeepers Are Critical to Economy

Paul Towers,Pesticide Action Network 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org John Kepner, Beyond Pesticides 202-543-5450 x20, jkepner@beyondpesticides.org January 10, 2012 Beekeepers Are Critical...

Dec 20, 2011

Pesticides and Politics

CONTACT: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Networkptowers@panna.org 916-216-1082 (cell) December 21, 2011 Pesticides and Politics Public Interest Group Outlines Influence of the “Big 6”...

Dec 7, 2011

“Big 6” Guilty of Human Rights Violations

CONTACT: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network ptowers@panna.org 916-216-1082 (cell) December 7, 2011 “Big 6” Guilty of Human Rights Violations Citing Systematic Human Rights Violations,...

Nov 29, 2011

Victims of “Big 6” Share Their Stories

CONTACTS: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network ptowers@panna.org 916-216-1082 (cell) November 30, 2011 Victims of “Big 6” Share Their Stories In Preparation for International Trial,...

Nov 17, 2011

Preparations Begin for “Big 6” on Trial

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org November 17, 2011 Preparations Begin for “Big 6” on Trial Prosecutors Issue Summons to the  Six Largest...

Nov 14, 2011

New Evidence Links Common Herbicide to Cancer and Hormone Disruption

Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network 916-216-1082, ptowers@panna.org November 14, 2011 New Evidence Links Common Herbicide  to Cancer and Hormone Disruption Thousands Urge EPA to...

Nov 14, 2011

EPA Asked To Strengthen Long Overdue Pesticide Protections for Farmworkers

CONTACTS:Eve Gartner, Earthjustice, 212-791-1881ext. 8222, egartner@earthjustice.org Virginia Ruiz, Farmworker Justice, 202-293-5420 X303, vruiz@farmworkerjustice.org Margaret Reeves, PANNA, 415-...

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