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Sign the Petition to Chevron
Environment  (tags: pollution, chevron, toxic wastewater, rainforest, oil drilling, Ecuadorian Amazon, indigenous, farmers, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, trees, water, animals )

Sara
- 21 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Pay your debt of $9.5 million to indigenous and farmer communities in the Ecuadorian Amazon"
Landmark 20-Year Study Finds Pesticides Linked to Depression In Farmers
Environment  (tags: Food, depression, Farmers, health, mental health, NIH, Science, studies )

Judy
- 50 days ago - modernfarmer.com
A landmark study indicates that seven pesticides, some widely used, may be causing clinical depression in farmers. Will the government step in and start regulating these chemical tools?
Find A March Against Monsanto Near You This May 24, 2014 ACTION!
Environment  (tags: health, March against Monsanto, farmers, corruption, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 218 days ago - fooddemocracynow.org
Why we're marching: To Stop the Continued Corruption of Our Democracy, the Poisoning of Our Environment, the Loss of Biodiversity and the Continued Assault on the Basic Rights of Farmers and Citizens Around the World.
Think the New Climate Report Is Scary? The Food-Pocalypse Is Already Upon Us
Environment  (tags: Climate-change, food crisis, food supply, climate report, farmers, IPCC, UN, Asia, Afrika, droughts, floods )

Angelika
- 268 days ago - theguardian.com
'We know all the ingredients are there for a new food crisis,' the World Meteorological Organization's surgeon-general said Monday. 'You just need a few extreme climates affecting a few big producers on the planet and the crisis is there.'
Petition | Heartfelt Letter to the Farmers, Seed Growers and Farm Groups Whose Court Battle Was Dismissed Against Monsanto | Cha
Environment  (tags: monsanto, GMOs, organicfarming, farmers, seedgrowers, savingseeds, farmgroups, brokensystem )

BMutiny
- 398 days ago - change.org
We know the system is broken. And we know that you are trying, however desperately, to stitch a portion of democracy and justice back together again, with us. So, really, this is our case--sane America's lawsuit. We too are saddened and outraged.
Farmers and Food Producers Against Fracking - PLEASE SIGN!
Environment  (tags: fracking, farmers, pollution, corruption, water cantamination, oil and gas industry, destruction, nature, healthconditions )

Judith
- 427 days ago - change.org
We are aware that those who will profit most from shale gas exploitation claim that it is safe, economically and environmentally sound, and a benefit to all. We are not convinced. Not remotely. Please sign petition
U.S. Drought Exposes "Hydro-Illogical" Water Management
Environment  (tags: drought, United States, water management, agriculture, disaster, farmers, environment, destruction )

Naoko
- 866 days ago - ipsnews.net
The historic drought withering much of the United States this summer has revealed a need for strategies to better manage water supplies that could remain under sever pressure both this year and in the longer term.
Ensure Farmers Can Continue to Protect the Environment ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, farmers )

Cher
- 870 days ago - forcechange.com
For more than three decades, the Farm Bill has stated that farmers who accept federal crop insurance subsidies must meet certain conservation requirements. This practice has proven to successfully restore millions of acres of farmland to keep water
Mother Takes on Monsanto, Wins Global Prize
Environment  (tags: food, health, Monsanto, environment, gmo, farmers, legal action, ethics, world, corruption, health, reproduction, illness )

Nancy
- 986 days ago - panna.org
Hats off to this mother of three who got fed up and took charge. Sofía Gatica challenged powerful corporate interests to protect her family and community from pesticides -- and won. Today, the Argentine mother is one of six grassroots leaders from around
This Farmer Took a Stand. He Deserves Our Thanks. ACTION
Environment  (tags: food, health, Monsanto, environment, gmo, farmers, legal action, ethics, world, corruption, health )

Nancy
- 1036 days ago - action.panna.org
Oluf and Debra Johnson are farmers taking a stand against pesticide drift in Paynesville, Minnesota. They're brave, principled, hard-working and they could use a little PAN support. Will you join us in thanking them?
Food Democracy Now | 24 Hours to Kill the
Environment  (tags: Environment, Farms, Farmers, Organic Food, protection, conservation, Sustainabililty, endangered, government, politics, research, pollution, healthconditions, stae-owned )

Beth
- 1152 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
Right now 4 members of the House and Senate ag committees are meeting to rush the 2012 Food and Farm Bill to the Super Committee and steal any chances for reforms for local, organic and healthy food until the next Farm Bill comes up in 2017.Add your name.
Some Nebraska Landowners Won't Make Way for Oil Sands Pipeline
Environment  (tags: oil, pipeline, nebraska, suncor, oil snds, tar sands pipeline, environment, TransCanada, Keystone XL, pollution, farmers )

Kelly
- 1536 days ago - solveclimate.com
That wasn't the case just two years ago when TransCanada started installing a separate pipeline--confusingly called the Keystone--in eastern Nebraska where the soil is clay-based, not sandy. Completed in June, it is already carrying heavy crude oil from
ETHIOPIA BEARING BRUNT OF CLIMATE CHANGE
Environment  (tags: environment, climate-change, farmers, Ethiopia, habitat, nature, protection, humans )

Cher
- 1703 days ago - goallover.org
Ethiopia's small-scale farmers are in a vulnerable position as global climate change is have a serious effect on their agrarian lifestyle and a new Oxfam report warns that if unchecked, climate change will continue to do so at an intensified level.
One Farmer Acts to Save Environment From Factory Farms
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, factory farms, farmers, habitat )

Cher
- 1706 days ago - csmonitor.com
When farmer and environmentalist Lynn Henning saw what factory farms were doing to the land and water, she had to act.
Ecological Balance of Rajshahi in Danger
Environment  (tags: water, destruction, ecological balance, bangladesh, Rajshahi, underground water, fall, farmers, drought )

Naoko
- 1721 days ago - bangladesh-web.com
The ecological balance of Rajshahi and its neighbourhood is in dager following drying up of the rivers, brooks, tributaries and other water bodies, and for abnormal fall of layer of underground water.
 

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