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Mar 3, 2014

Lawsuit defenders could grow

LIHUE — A coalition of Kauai residents and public interest groups, represented by the Center for...

Feb 24, 2014

'Toxic Taters' group questions potato pesticides

A new group of rural Minnesotans is urging consumers of fast food giant McDonald’s to question...

Feb 20, 2014

State regulators pull trigger on fumigant

Public health concerns have prompted the state Department of Pesticide Regulation to end an...

Feb 3, 2014

A Valuable Reputation

After Tyrone Hayes said that a chemical was harmful, its maker pursued him. In 2001, seven years...

Jan 5, 2014

2,4-D-resistant seeds proposed

The U.S. Agriculture Department said Friday it’s leaning toward allowing commercial sales of corn...

Nov 17, 2013

Veto override will limit pesticide use, GMO crops on Hawaiian island

The governing body on the Hawaiian island of Kauai voted on Saturday to override their mayor's veto...

Oct 9, 2013

Unease in Hawaii’s Cornfields

WAIMEA, Hawaii — The balmy tropical isles here seem worlds apart from the expansive cornfields of...

Jul 24, 2013

Environmentalists sue EPA for failing to protect kids from pesticides

Bay area environmentalists this afternoon filed suit against the Environmental Protection Agency...

May 23, 2013

Pesticides May Be To Blame For Bee Die-Off In California, Nation

Honeybees have been dying at an alarming rate for years, but a new government survey shows nearly a...

May 10, 2013

Environmental Review to Delay Two Engineered Crops

Genetically engineered crops that could sharply increase the use of two powerful herbicides are now...