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Feb 5, 2015

Study: Organic diet reduces exposure to neurotoxic pesticides

Contact: Paul Towers, or 916-216-1082 For Immediate Release: February 5, 2015...

Jan 21, 2015

EPA approves another bee-harming pesticide

For immediate release: January 21, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, PAN 916-216-1082,

Jan 15, 2015

USDA ignores farmer opposition, approves Monsanto’s dicamba-resistant seed

For immediate release: January 15, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, Media Director, Pesticide Action...

Dec 22, 2014

Over half of foods tested in the U.S. contain pesticides

Contact: Paul Towers,, 916-216-1082 For Immediate Release: December 22, 2014 Late...

Dec 3, 2014

30 years later, still no justice for Bhopal

For Immediate Release December 3, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082,

Oct 27, 2014

MDA clarifies scope of neonic review, considers restricting bee-harming pesticides

For immediate release: October 27, 2014 Contact: Lex Horan, 651.245.1733, This...

Oct 16, 2014

EPA confirms neonicotinoids are of little or no benefit to soybeans

For Immediate Release October 16, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082,

Oct 15, 2014

EPA ignores health and safety risks; approves drastic increase in use of toxic pesticide 2,4-D

For Immediate Release October 15, 2014 Media contact: Linda Wells, PAN, 563-940-1242, linda@panna....

Oct 15, 2014

Food Days are Time for Reflection & Action

Media Advisory for Oct 16th – 24th Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082, In mid-...

Oct 15, 2014

Whole Foods stepping up for bees where feds fail

For Immediate Release: October 15, 2014Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082, Late...