we need an agriculture secretary that will protect family farmers, sustainable agriculture, animal welfare and the environment – not another corporate shill. Tell your Senators to block Perdue as secretary of agriculture.
Trump has nominated oil and gas industry puppet Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). When running for president Trump promised to “gut” the EPA - Pruitt has devoted years to trying to do just that.
President-elect Trump recently sat down with the CEOs of Bayer and Monsanto at Trump Tower and had a “productive meeting” on “the future of the agriculture industry” and the pending merger between the two companies. Trump has heard from the CEOs. Now we need you to make your voice heard. Add your name and tell President-elect Trump: NO to the dangerous Bayer-Monsanto merger!
Widespread contamination from uses of neonic seed coatings isn’t just a problem for soil and water – it’s also a disaster for bees. The EPA has the power and the ability to protect pollinators from neonic pesticides, but it hasn’t. Tell EPA enough is enough – it’s time to eliminate the use of bee-toxic neonic seed coatings!
Center for Food Safety, Consumers Union, Friends of the Earth and others just released the 2nd annual Chain Reaction report ranking the top 25 U.S. restaurant chains on their antibiotics policies.Sixteen companies received an “F” in this year’s scorecard. Sign the petition urging them to rid their meat and poultry of routine antibiotics!
The use of oil wastewater for food irrigation is an urgent public health issue because of the potentially hazardous chemicals associated with all oil extraction processes – including toxic chemicals linked to cancer. Tell Wonderful Company and Bee Sweet Citrus to stop watering our food with toxic oil wastewater!
It’s no secret we love popcorn, In fact, Americans consume more than 16 billion quarts of popcorn each year. But we’re getting more than we bargained for in all those bowls of popcorn: bee-toxic pesticides. Thanks to your pressure, Pop Weaver and pop Secret have already agreed to phase out its use of neonics.Take action to urge Orville Redenbacher to follow their lead!