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Jun 23, 2014

Case against brain-harming pesticides grows

In a study released in Environmental Health Perspectives today, researchers from the University of...

Jun 20, 2014

White House launches plan to protect bees

For Immediate Release:  June 20, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082, White...

May 28, 2014

LA City Council Unanimously Endorses Bill to Label GMOs

For Immediate Release: May 28, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082,   LA...

May 19, 2014

Minnesota legislature passes two bills for bees

Last Friday, the Minnesota legislature wrapped up its 2014 bonding session with the passage of two...

May 15, 2014

New bee loss data show continued, unsustainable declines

For Immediate Release: May 15, 2014 Contact: Sara Knight, 415-625-9070, New bee...

May 9, 2014

New study: more evidence of pesticides linked to bee declines

For Immediate Release: May 9, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082, New...

May 7, 2014

Minnesota legislators to state regulators: consider restricting neonicotinoids

Last week, 17 Minnesota legislators submitted comments encouraging the Minnesota Department of...

May 5, 2014

Details emerge on hazardous pesticide use near California schools

For Immediate Release: May 5, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082, Details...

Apr 23, 2014

Vermont passes first “no strings” law to label GMOs

Earlier today, the Vermont legislature passed a bill to ensure genetically engineered (GE) food, or...

Apr 15, 2014

IPCC report underscores need for global sustainable agriculture

The prestigious United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released its latest report...