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Aug 3, 2018

Proposed expansion of chemical-intensive potato production withdrawn

Community groups will keep pushing RDO to fulfill promises   For Immediate Release: August 3,...

Jul 5, 2018

EPA Administrator Pruitt resigns after months of pressure

For Immediate Release: July 5, 2018   Washington, DC - After months of pressure from PAN supporters...

Jun 21, 2018

Flawed House Farm Bill Still Doesn't Deliver for Country's Most Vulnerable

For Immediate Release: June 21, 2018 Washington, DC - HR 2, the widely criticized House version of...

May 30, 2018

Despite DOJ Approval, Farmers Remain Opposed to Bayer-Monsanto Merger

Washington, DC - Earlier today the U.S. Department of Justice confirmed the merger of Bayer and...

May 18, 2018

Flawed House Farm Bill Fails

For Immediate Release: May 18, 2018 Washington, DC - HR 2, the House version of the 2018 Farm Bill...

Apr 25, 2018

World Malaria Day: Integrated Vector Management for Malaria Control

For Immediate Release: April 25, 2018 On World Malaria Day Pesticide Action Network stands with...

Apr 13, 2018

House Farm Bill Fails the Most Vulnerable in America’s Food & Farm System

For Immediate Release: April 13, 2018 Washington, DC - In response to the introduction of the U.S....

Apr 9, 2018

DOJ approves Bayer-Monsanto merger, despite farmer opposition

Washington, DC - In response to news of the U.S. Department of Justice's approval of a Bayer-...

Apr 4, 2018

Agro-Industry influence is key barrier to agroecology

For release: April 4, 2018 Rome, Italy — The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is hosting...

Nov 2, 2017

Clovis USDA Nomination Withdrawn

Washington, DC - In a letter to Senate Agriculture Committee staff, Sam Clovis announced he is...