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April 13th, 2021
Public Oral Argument in Lawsuit Challenging FDA Approval of Genetically Engineered Ingredient That Makes Impossible Burger 'Bleed'
Public Oral Argument in Lawsuit Challenging FDA Approval of Genetically Engineered Ingredient That Makes Impossible Burger 'Bleed'
SEATTLE—Tomorrow, on Wednesday, April 14, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit will hear arguments in Center for Food Safety's (CFS) ongoing lawsuit challenging the U.S.
April 12th, 2021
Corteva Drops Plant-Killing Pesticide Dicamba Amid Legal Battles, Drift Concerns
Corteva Drops Plant-Killing Pesticide Dicamba Amid Legal Battles, Drift Concerns
Corteva Drops Plant-Killing Pesticide Dicamba Amid Legal Battles, Drift Concerns Corteva Steers Away From Dicamba as Biden Administration to Permit Continued Use of Other Versions, Despite Massive Drift Damage WILMINGTON, Del.
April 7th, 2021
Groups Urge Regulation of Genetically Engineered Animals Stay with FDA not USDA
Groups Urge Regulation of Genetically Engineered Animals Stay with FDA not USDA
WASHINGTON—This week, thirteen national advocacy groups concerned about public health, environment, and animal welfare urged key federal agencies to maintain regulatory authority over genetically engineered  food animals within the U.S.
March 22nd, 2021
Court Rules USDA Authorized to Certify Soil-less Hydroponic Operations as Organic
Court Rules USDA Authorized to Certify Soil-less Hydroponic Operations as Organic
Court Rules USDA Authorized to Certify Soil-less Hydroponic Operations as Organic SAN FRANCISCO—On Friday, the United States District Court for the Northern District issued a ruling in Center for Food Safety's (CFS) lawsuit challenging U.
March 17th, 2021
Call to Restore Ban on Farming Risks in Wildlife Refuges
Call to Restore Ban on Farming Risks in Wildlife Refuges
Call to Restore Ban on Farming Risks in Wildlife Refuges GM Crops and Neonic Insecticides Incompatible with Refuge Purposes WASHINGTON—Neither genetically modified (GM) crops nor powerful neonicotinoid insecticides have a place in any Nati.
February 25th, 2021
Eastern Monarch Butterfly Population Falls Again
Eastern Monarch Butterfly Population Falls Again
Eastern Monarch Butterfly Population Falls Again   Endangered Species Act Protection Urgent for Iconic Pollinator WASHINGTON, D.C.
February 19th, 2021
Pilot Swine Slaughter Plants with 'Self-Inspection' Rules Have Almost Twice as Many Violations for Carcass Fecal and Digestive Matter
Pilot Swine Slaughter Plants with 'Self-Inspection' Rules Have Almost Twice as Many Violations for Carcass Fecal and Digestive Matter
Pilot Swine Slaughter Plants with 'Self-Inspection' Rules Have Almost Twice as Many Violations for Carcass Fecal and Digestive Matter Washington D.C.
February 16th, 2021
Opening Brief Filed in Lawsuit Challenging Trump Administration's Expansion of Bee-killing Insecticide Sulfoxaflor
Opening Brief Filed in Lawsuit Challenging Trump Administration's Expansion of Bee-killing Insecticide Sulfoxaflor
Opening Brief Filed in Lawsuit Challenging Trump Administration's Expansion of Bee-killing Insecticide Sulfoxaflor SAN FRANCISCO—Yesterday, Center for Food Safety and the Center for Biological Diversity filed the opening brief in their .
February 11th, 2021
Court of Appeals Backs Environmentalists: Federal Greenlight of Industrial Shellfish Aquaculture Unlawful
Court of Appeals Backs Environmentalists: Federal Greenlight of Industrial Shellfish Aquaculture Unlawful
Court of Appeals Backs Environmentalists: Federal Greenlight of Industrial Shellfish Aquaculture Unlawful Court Agrees Army Corps Violated Several Key Environmental Laws, Permit Still Voided (Seattle, WA) -- Today, the U.S.
February 8th, 2021
Lawsuit Launched Over Army Corps' Failure to Protect Endangered Wildlife From Nationwide Permit Program
Lawsuit Launched Over Army Corps' Failure to Protect Endangered Wildlife From Nationwide Permit Program
Lawsuit Launched Over Army Corps' Failure to Protect Endangered Wildlife From Nationwide Permit Program  Program Greenlights Environmental Destruction Across Country PORTLAND, Ore.
February 8th, 2021
Conservationists and California Fish and Game Commission Pursue Appeal to Ensure Legal Protections for Imperiled Bumble Bees
Conservationists and California Fish and Game Commission Pursue Appeal to Ensure Legal Protections for Imperiled Bumble Bees
Conservationists and California Fish and Game Commission Pursue Appeal to Ensure Legal Protections for Imperiled Bumble Bees  ( Sacramento, Calif.
February 5th, 2021
Lawsuit Challenging Trump Administration's Dirty Swine Slaughter Rules Allowed to Proceed in Federal Court
Lawsuit Challenging Trump Administration's Dirty Swine Slaughter Rules Allowed to Proceed in Federal Court
Lawsuit Challenging Trump Administration's Dirty Swine Slaughter Rules Allowed to Proceed in Federal Court Washington D.C.
February 1st, 2021
Public Oral Argument in Industry Appeal of Federal Court Nullification of Unlawful Shellfish Aquaculture Permit in Washington
Public Oral Argument in Industry Appeal of Federal Court Nullification of Unlawful Shellfish Aquaculture Permit in Washington
Public Oral Argument in Industry Appeal of Federal Court Nullification of Unlawful Shellfish Aquaculture Permit in Washington (Seattle, WA) -- Tomorrow, on February 2nd, the U.S.
January 29th, 2021
Lawsuit Challenging FDA Approval of Novel Genetically Engineered Color Additive That Makes Impossible Burger "Bleed" Moves Forward
Lawsuit Challenging FDA Approval of Novel Genetically Engineered Color Additive That Makes Impossible Burger
Lawsuit Challenging FDA Approval of Novel Genetically Engineered Color Additive That Makes Impossible Burger "Bleed" Moves Forward    FDA Fails to Demand Needed Tests, Its Approval Not Based on "Convincing Evidence" as Requ.
January 26th, 2021
Coalition Calls for Urgent Action On Livestock Antibiotic Overuse
Coalition Calls for Urgent Action On Livestock Antibiotic Overuse
Coalition Calls for Urgent Action On Livestock Antibiotic Overuse ( Washington, D.C.