Pesticide Action Network | Reclaiming the future of food and farming.
Reclaiming the future of food and farming
  • Soil on farm
    The ground we walk on

    "With the awareness that farming often damages the soil comes a responsibility to find a balance between successfully growing food and doing our best to maintain the health of the soil we rely on." Learn more

  • Pesticide spray
    Hazard versus risk — lessons learned

    The use of personal protective equipment remains, in many cases, the only measure in place to manage the risks associated to using pesticides. Learn more

  • Scientists with seeds
    Conflicts of interest: Not a good look for science

    Conflicts of interest lead to misuse (and ignorance) of epidemiological science that can lead to the continued use of highly hazardous pesticides like chlorpyrifos. Learn more

  • Soil farm
    New study: Pesticides harm organisms critical to soil health

    A new study adds to the growing evidence linking pesticides to harmful effects on organisms that are critically important to soil health. Learn more

  • Family on farm
    Guest blog: Dealing with drift

    Minnesota activist Bonnie Wirtz shares her personal story detailing the physical and emotional toll of pesticide drift. Learn more

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Shannon Walz's picture

The land on which we grow and forage food is a...

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Chloe Cho's picture

Climate change is bad news for agriculture; it’s predicted to result in crop loss as unpredictable temperatures and...

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Keith Tyrell's picture

Imagine my shock when I found that almost all of the risk management effort for pesticides — especially in Low and...

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Rob Faux's picture

I farm, and I am acutely aware of the role soil plays in my life as a grower of food. Healthy soils provide my farm...

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