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Protecting People From Pesticides

The Latest On: Protecting People From Pesticides

December 5, 2014 | Feature

Pesticide Exposure in Muck Fields & Ferneries in Florida

No one else in this country faces a more poisonous, unregulated workplace than the agricultural worker. These stories of agricultural workers in Florida demonstrate the need for stronger protections.

December 2, 2014 | Legal Document

Decision: Buffalo River CAFO

Issued by U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Arkansas D. Price Marshall.

December 1, 2014 | Article

A Food Fight For Our Times

Food is inherently linked to food production, the protection of workers and the environment

November 5, 2014 | Article

Pesticides in the Air: A Farmworker’s Reality

Victorino’s story is part two in a weekly series of personal narratives from farm and agricultural workers, illustrating the need for stronger worker and safety protections against pesticide exposure. To get beyond the statistics of 10,000 to 20,000 pesticide poisonings on farms a year in this country, we go to the frontlines, beginning in California.

November 4, 2014 | Article

Blocking Pesticides From the Beehive

Concerned citizens in Josephine County, Oregon, waged a successful fight to limit pesticide use within their borders, protecting bees in the process.

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