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May 15, 2015

Minnesota Senators respond to rapid bee declines with package of bills to protect pollinators

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 15, 2015 Contact: Lex Horan, Pesticide Action Network,,...

May 13, 2015

New data confirms second-worst year on record for honey bees

For Immediate Release: May 13, 2015 Contact: Lex Horan,, 651.245.1733 This morning,...

May 6, 2015

State Results: Hazardous Pesticide Use Common in California

For Immediate Release: May 6, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082 or

Apr 22, 2015

New Study: Pesticide-Coated Seeds Threaten Wild Bees

For immediate release: April 22, 2015Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082 or On...

Apr 9, 2015

Lowe’s announces plans to phase out neonicotinoid pesticides to protect bees

    For Immediate Release: April 9, 2015Contact: Paul Towers,, 916-216-1082...

Apr 9, 2015

New Brief: Genetically Engineered Test Fields and Pesticides

For Immediate Release: April 9, 2015Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082  New Brief: Genetically...

Apr 8, 2015

New Report: Leading European Scientists Take Stand Against Bee-Harming Pesticides

For immediate release: April 8, 2015Contact: Paul Towers,, 916-216-1082  In a new...

Mar 27, 2015

Minnesota legislators attempt to roll back protections for bees

State House, Senate take steps to weaken “truth-in-labeling” law passed in 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE...

Mar 24, 2015

Researchers link glyphosate and other herbicides to antibiotic resistance

For Immediate Release: March 24, 2015  Contact: Paul Towers, Pesticide Action Network, 916-216-1082...

Mar 23, 2015

Global health experts say glyphosate “probably carcinogenic” to humans

For Immediate Release: March 23, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, PAN, or 916-216-1082...