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Jan 22, 2015

National Experts Call for a More Productive and State-focused Process for Evaluating Pesticides in California

For immediate release January 22, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082 Veena Singla, NRDC, 415-875-6125   National Experts Call for a More Productive and State-focused Process for Evaluating...

Jan 20, 2015

Iowa Farmers Union Leads Coalition Asking for Changes to Pesticide Rules

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 20, 2015 Contact:          Jana Linderman, IFU President 319-651-2250  jlinderman@iowafarmersunion.org Kate Mendenhall, PAN Policy Organizer 515-207-5255  kate@panna.org...

Jan 14, 2015

DPR Recommendations Leave California Schoolchildren, Rural Communities at Risk from Cancer-Causing Pesticide

For immediate release January 14, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082 Anne Katten, CRLAF, 916-204-2876 DPR Recommendations Leave California Schoolchildren, Rural Communities at Risk from...

Jan 5, 2015

EPA’s Assessment of Dangerous Pesticide Leaves Communities at Risk

News Release: January 5, 2015 Contact: Kari Birdseye, Earthjustice, (415) 217-2098 Kimiko Martinez, NRDC, (310) 434-2344 Paul Towers, PANNA, (916) 216-1082 EPA’s Assessment of Dangerous Pesticide...

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...

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