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Mar 28, 2019

Monsanto ordered to pay nearly $80 million for health damages

For Immediate Release: March 28, 2019 San Francisco, CA - In an historic ruling in a United States...

Feb 21, 2019

California Chlorpyrifos Bill Introduced In State Legislature

For Immediate Release: 22 February 2019 Sacramento, CA — California State Senator Maria Elena...

Feb 5, 2019

Toxic Insecticide Metabolites Found in Drinking Water

Iowa City, IA — Scientists from the U.S. Geological Service have published findings that two...

Dec 12, 2018

Final Farm Bill Misses Opportunity to Advance Future of Food & Farming

Washington, DC - Following a swift passage by the Senate (87-13) on Tuesday, the U.S. House (386-47...

Nov 1, 2018

EPA re-approves dicamba, ignores pesticide drift crisis devastating U.S. farmland

For Immediate Release: 1 November 2018 Washington, DC - EPA announced its decision yesterday to...

Aug 10, 2018

Historic victory in Roundup cancer case

Monsanto ordered to pay nearly $300 million for health damages For Immediate Release: August 10,...

Aug 9, 2018

Court Reinstates EPA Ban on Brain-Harming Pesticide

For Immediate Release: August 9, 2018 Seattle, WA - In a decision released this morning, the 9th...

Aug 7, 2018

High Levels of Brain-Harming Pesticide Chlorpyrifos Detected in Minnesota Waterways

Controversial insecticide already being banned in other states For Immediate Release: August 7,...

Aug 3, 2018

Proposed expansion of chemical-intensive potato production withdrawn

Community groups will keep pushing RDO to fulfill promises   For Immediate Release: August 3,...

Jul 5, 2018

EPA Administrator Pruitt resigns after months of pressure

For Immediate Release: July 5, 2018   Washington, DC - After months of pressure from PAN supporters...