Tell Your Representative: Please Support the Saving America’s Pollinators Act Despite objections of citizens and environmentalists, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently registered yet another pesticide known to be toxic to honeybees. In response to the mass bee die offs, … Read More
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Take Action: Tell Your Representative: Please Support the Saving America’s Pollinators Act, Dunkin Donuts: Stop Using Styrofoam Cups, Don’t Let Monsanto’s GMOs Contaminate Organics!
Take Action: Support Mandatory GMO Labeling in New York State, Stop the Corporate Take Over of Organics, Keystone XL Pipeline Comment Deadline – March 7th
Support for Mandatory GMO Labeling in New York State With California recently introducing a new bill calling for mandatory GMO labeling, it is clear – the demand to know what is in our food is only getting louder and stronger. … Read More
Take Action: Stop Pushing the Filthy Chicken Rule, Speak Out Against Dominion’s Cove Point Fracked Gas Export Terminal, Tell Monsanto to Pull its Butterfly-Killing Herbicide
Stop Pushing the Filthy Chicken Rule The proposed “Modernization of Poultry Slaughter Inspection” regulation, would turn most poultry inspection over to poultry companies so that they can police themselves. The proposed rule would decrease the number of USDA inspectors in … Read More
Take Action: GMO Labeling Action Alert, Send Secretary Vilsack a Valentine for Healthy Food!, Tell the FDA: No Watered-Down, Voluntary Federal GMO Labeling Rules, Say No to FrankenSalmon!
GMO Labeling Action Alert for New Yorkers NY GMO Label Campaign Leader, Stacie Orell, says now is the time to weigh in for mandatory GMO labeling in NY! She is asking all of us, NY leaders, members, and supporters, to e-mail … Read More
Take Action: Keep The Soil In Organic, Tell the USDA to Stop Dow Chemical’s “Agent Orange” Crops, Support Farmworkers Today!
Keep The Soil In Organic In 2010, the NOSB (National Organic Standards Board) recommended to the NOP (National Organic Program) that soil-less vegetable production (crops grown hydroponically), NOT be certified as organic. The NOSB voted 12 to 1 to prohibit soilless production … Read More
Take Action: Let Organic Chickens Roam Outdoors,Tell the USDA to Reject the GE Apple!, Show Bees Some Love
Let Organic Chickens Roam Outdoors The FDA and USDA have proposed new regulations that would prohibit organic chickens from roaming freely outdoors—an attempt to reduce salmonella exposure. This change in rules calls for hens to be removed from all other … Read More
Take Action: Tell the USDA: No ‘Coexistence’ with Monsanto! The Tar Sands Fight Comes Home to NY, Help Stop a Huge Secret Corporate Power Grab
Tell the USDA: No ‘Coexistence’ with Monsanto! The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is currently seeking public comments on what it can do to “promote the broad adoption of local, voluntary solutions aimed at facilitating coexistence” between genetically modified crops and … Read More
Take Action: Protect the Hudson from Heavy Crude Oil Risks, Stop the Trans-Pacific Partnership, Don’t Let the Big Food Lobby Block State GMO Labeling
Protect the Hudson from Heavy Crude Oil Risks Global Companies LLC, one of the largest petroleum distributors in the Northeast, wants to expand its oil terminal in the Port of Albany, adding boilers that would heat heavy crude oil so … Read More
Take Action: Join the Rally Against Fracking at Cuomo’s State of the State Address, Stop Shell’s 2014 Arctic Drilling Plans Before They Start, It’s Time for Health Canada to Help Save Our Bees
Join the Rally Against Fracking at Cuomo’s State of the State Address! It is absolutely critical that we show Cuomo that New Yorkers do not want fracking! Where is a better place to express this other than his State of … Read More
Take Action: Tell New Hampshire to Label GMOs!, Tell Coca-Cola to Stop Funding Anti-Labeling Campaigns,
Tell New Hampshire to Label GMOs! Right now New Hampshire’s right to know, genetically engineered food labeling bill (SB 660) is being considered in the state legislature under intense pressure from the biotech industry. Even as thousands of New Hampshire … Read More