Three environmental groups have asked a federal appeals court to force the EPA to ban the pesticide chlorpyrifos, one week after the agency denied a petition to do so.
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Wednesday announced the agency denied a petition filed by environmental groups to ban chlorpyrifos outright, saying in a statement that farmers need the pesticide. Read moreRead More »
FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva has called for transformative changes in how we produce our food, grounded in sustainable agricultural systems capable of producing healthy and nutritious food while simultaneously safeguarding the planet’s biodiversity. Read moreRead More »