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Mar 10, 2021

PAN response to Michael Regan’s confirmation as EPA Administrator

With the Senate’s confirmation vote on Wednesday, March 10, Michael Regan became the new...

Feb 24, 2021

Civil society and Indigenous Peoples again call on FAO to stop #ToxicAlliance with CropLife International

Today, civil society and Indigenous peoples’ organizations sent a formal request to meet with the...

Feb 23, 2021

PAN response to Vilsack’s confirmation as USDA leader

Secretary Vilsack’s nomination to be Secretary of Agriculture was confirmed by the Senate on...

Jan 7, 2021

PAN condemns January 6 attack, joins widespread calls for accountability

On January 6, a mob of white nationalists attacked and occupied the United States Capitol in...

Oct 27, 2020

EPA Administrator Wheeler announces re-registration of drift-prone dicamba

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced today that EPA is re-...

Aug 4, 2020

Senator Udall introduces “long overdue” legislation to overhaul U.S. pesticide rules

Children’s health, farmworker and healthy farming advocates applaud proposed updates to antiquated...

Jul 16, 2020

New report highlights safer alternatives to chlorpyrifos in California

For Immediate Release: July 16, 2020 SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA: This morning, the California...

Jul 16, 2020

After chlorpyrifos, what's next? New DPR report released

For Immediate Release: July 16, 2020 SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA: What comes next after the ban of one...

Jun 8, 2020

National Family Farm Coalition v EPA & Monsanto: Our Response

On June 3 the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled that the new over-the-top use...

May 18, 2020

USDA releases new rules for federal regulation of genetically engineered organisms

Washington, D.C. — Today, the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) released their official rules...

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