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Reflections on overturning of Kaua’i’s anti-GMO and pesticide restriction law

Joan Conrow | 
“So are you happy with the decision?” my sister asked as I fielded phone calls, emails and texts yesterday after ...

How anti-biotech groups leveraged fear of pesticides to pass Kauai anti-GMO bill

Joan Conrow | 
The feast of fear that was intentionally served up to pass Bill 2491, the pesticide/GMO regulatory bill, is now serving ...

Center for Food Safety, Earth Justice renege on promise to defend Kauai’s anti-GMO law, leaving county with half million dollar bill

The promise of free legal services to defend Kauai County's controversial pesticide/GMO regulatory law has been relegated to the realm ...

As Kaua’i pesticide exposure data roll in, homes not fields found to be source of most problems

Joan Conrow | 
The Garden Island has been quick to report allegations of pesticide-related illnesses, unfortunately it failed to include some crucial data ...

Seed companies sue to invalidate Kauai Bill 2491

Pioneer, Syngenta and Agrigenetics (DOW) are asking a federal judge to invalidate Kauai County's pesticide-GMO disclosure law and prevent its ...

Indy Hawaii study downplays atrazine dangers, shows flaws in Kaua’i bill

Joan Conrow | 
Last year, the Kaua'i County Council passed BIll 2491, legislation designed to restrict genetically modified crops while also targeting some ...

Resolution in Kauai anti-GMO bill calls for ‘sketchy’ GMO safety assessment

Joan Conrow | 
A resolution in Kauai’s Bill 2491--which heavily restricts the use of GM crops and pesticides--calls for a “neutral facilitator” to convene ...
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