Pollution of local waterways, public health at stake from farm lobby actions
A coalition of local and national public interest organizations have asked a federal court for permission to participate in a legal action that will decide when Clean W.
AC21 report recommends GE contaminated farmers must pay for insurance to compensate themselves for unwanted transgenic contamination
The National Organic Coalition (NOC) today sharply condemned recommendations contained in the final report of .
Remedies Include Three-Year Monitoring Period to Track, Destroy Any Germinating GE Plants
In a decision this week, a federal court formally halted the planting of genetically engineered (GE) crops on all National Wildlife Refuges in the Southe.
Separate ruling leaves door open for GE crops on Midwestern refuges
A federal court ruled in favor of the public interest groups Public Employees for Social Responsibility (PEER), Center for Food Safety (CFS) and Beyond Pesticides yesterday, h.
Threatened lawsuits come on heels of EPA finding of significant groundwater contamination in residential wells
The Center for Food Safety and the Community Association for Restoration of the Environment (CARE) Wednesday warned four major Yakim.
Today, Center for Food Safety issued a response to a joint statement by The Save Our Crop Coalition (SOCC) and Dow Chemical announcing SOCC has dropped its opposition to 2,4-D resistant “Agent Orange” crops.
Longstanding violation of Endangered Species Act provisions highlights Sixty-Day Notice filing
Today, the Center for Food Safety, Beyond Pesticides and the Sierra Club, along with affected citizens from around the country, filed a Sixty-Day No.
Groups and producers pleased with court ruling, damage to local growers temporarily averted
The Oregon Court of Appeals has ruled that the Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) failed to provide adequate justification for a temporary rule issue.
The Center for Food Safety (‘The Center’) is pleased to announce that the legal action filed yesterday at the State of Oregon’s Court of Appeals requesting an immediate stay on illegal planting of genetically engineered.
Groups and producers take action to halt threat to the state’s vital seed production and organic industry
Today, in an effort to stop the Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) from an unprecedented expansion of industrial, genetical.
Agency denies “imminent hazard” exists, fails to take immediate steps to protect bees from pesticides
Earlier today the Environmental Protection Agency announced it formally refused to recognize that honey bees face an &a.
The Center for Food Safety (‘The Center’) joined a collection of top public interest groups today at the National Press Club to voice collective concern over the recently passed House Agriculture Committee 2012 farm bill, which r.
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