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Jan 19, 2017

Nominee for Secretary of Agriculture is the wrong choice for farmers

After weeks of delay, the Trump Administration finally announced its pick to head the U.S....

Jan 19, 2017

Consumer, food safety and environmental groups praise Klobuchar, question if Sessions can be trusted on antitrust enforcement

WASHINGTON, DC — Yesterday, Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), the ranking member on the Senate...

Jan 12, 2017

EPA continues to ignore major risks to bees from pesticides

In the final days of the Obama administration, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released...

Jan 12, 2017

Despite public concerns, EPA expands use of Dow’s ‘Enlist Duo’ chemical cocktail

With a new administration set to take over next week, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is...

Nov 9, 2016

EPA Rushes to Approve Monsanto’s Herbicide Dicamba for GE Crops

For Immediate Release: November 9, 2016 Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced...

Nov 1, 2016

EPA ignores concerns over pesticide drift, proposes expanded use of Dow’s product

For Immediate Release: November 1st, 2016 Earlier today the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)...

Oct 14, 2016

PAN International to Give Evidence in The Hague at The Monsanto Tribunal and Contribute “State of the Science” on Glyphosate to The Peoples Assembly

October 12th 2016 Between October 14-16th 2016, Monsanto will be put on trial in The Hague for...

Aug 31, 2016

Iowa officials fast-track pesticide drift complaints

IDALS pledges faster turn around for crop damage testing This week, the Iowa Department of...

Aug 2, 2016

President Obama signed bill to undermine GMO labeling

On Friday, President Obama signed a GMO labeling “compromise” bill (S. 764) into law. Known as the...

Jul 20, 2016

DowDupont Special Shareholder meeting keeps shareholders silent

For Immediate Release: July 20, 2016 Midland, Michigan - Earlier this morning, Dow shareholders the...

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