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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...

Oct 13, 2014

McDonald’s transparency campaign misses key ingredient: pesticides

For immediate release: October 13, 2014 Contact: Lex Horan, 651.245.1733, This...

Sep 23, 2014

Concerns raised over pesticides found in California’s air

For Immediate Release: September 23, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082 Sacramento, CA –...

Sep 17, 2014

USDA ignores risks for farmers; approves Dow’s controversial genetically engineered corn and soybean seeds

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 17, 2014 Press contact: Paul Towers, PAN North America, (916) 216...

Sep 15, 2014

Results of water study ignored or misstated

For Immediate Release: September 15, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082   Results of...

Aug 25, 2014

Judge overturns Kaua'i pesticide reform law

For Immediate Release: August 25, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082 Earlier today, a...

Aug 21, 2014

Ag Department’s “Protect Minnesota Pollinators” campaign doesn’t address pesticide problem

For Immediate Release: August 21, 2014 Contact: Lex Horan,, 651.245.1733 St. Paul, MN...

Aug 14, 2014

California must protect Latino schoolchildren from pesticides

For Immediate Release: Aug 14, 2014 Contact: Paul Towers, PAN, 916-216-1082 Sacramento, Calif - In...