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  • See Press Release here. See the joint statement here.

  • Dr. Kirschenmann's talk, Cultivating an Ecological Conscience from the 32nd National Pesticide Forum is featured in the latest issue of Pesticides and You. Look for your copy in the mail, or watch the video here!

  • Read a transcription of Michael Sligh's talk from the 32nd National Pesticide Forum in Pesticides and You, or watch his talk on our YouTube channel. Stay tuned for videos from the 33rd National Pesticide Forum!

  • Beyond Pesticides has compiled a comprehensive directory of companies that sell organic seeds and plants which are free of bee-harming pesticides.

  • Whether you become a member of Beyond Pesticides, donate or buy a gift from our online shop, your support funds a growing movement towards a pesticide-free future.
  • Protect public trust in the organic food label by voicing your concern through the Save Our Organic campaign.

Alerts & Actions

Groups Challenge Major USDA Change to Organic Rule A coalition of 15 organic food producers and farmer, consumer, environmental, and certification groups asked the court to require USDA to reconsider its decision on the rule change and reinstitute the agency’s customary public hearing and comment process. See joint statement here.

As EPA Approves Emergency Use of Bee-Killing pesticide for Florida Citrus, Group Urges Heightened Efforts to Stop Toxic Pesticide Dependency. EPA granted Florida citrus growers an emergency exemption to use the bee-killing pesticide clothianidin to control Asian Citrus Psyllid, a pest that causes "citrus greening," a devastating citrus plant disease. Read Beyond Pesticides' open letter to EPA.

Pesticides and You

Newsletter of Beyond Pesticides

Winter 2014/2015 Issue

Letter from Washington

Social Justice Labeling

Pesticide Use in Marijuana Production


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