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Beauty and the Bees

by Kim Leval — last modified Nov 26, 2013 12:13 PM
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A recap of Shanik Resaurant's recent fundraiser for pollinator protection. read more...

Winter Pest-Proofing

by Jennifer Snyder — last modified Nov 21, 2013 03:30 PM
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Out of sight, but not out of mind… While you may see fewer pests during fall and winter, it is a perfect time of year to exclude their access to the indoors. read more...

2013 Rachel Carson Awards

by Josh Vincent — last modified Oct 17, 2013 07:26 PM

Each year at Healthy Harvest, we recognize a special activist who's work on pesticide issues has made a significant difference in their community. This year the award went to not one, but TWO very special people. read more...

Hobo Spiders

by Jennifer Snyder — last modified Oct 15, 2013 02:25 PM
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Think you have a hobo spider? It’s possible, but not likely. read more...

Help Phase Out Sulfuryl Flouride!

by Josh Vincent — last modified Aug 05, 2013 03:33 PM

Industry lobbyists have secured a provision in the House Appropriations Bill for 2014 that effectively eliminates the EPA's plan to phase out the dangerous fumigant sulfuryl fluoride. Please urge your representative to strike this language. read more...

Letter to the White House Urging Suspension of Neonicotinoid Pesticides

by Josh Vincent — last modified Jun 21, 2013 01:03 PM
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In coalition with allied environmental health and conservation groups, NCAP is urging the White House to direct EPA to suspend registration for neonicotinoid pesticides and perform immediate further review of their risks. read more...

Federal Scientists Say EPA Should Look Closer at Pesticides

by Josh Vincent — last modified May 16, 2013 06:12 PM

The National Research Council recently issued a report recommending that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) do more to ensure that pesticides do not harm threatened and endangered fish and wildlife. read more...

Backwash: The New Old Attack on Clean Water

by Josh Vincent — last modified Apr 26, 2013 03:17 PM

Politicians from both camps are again attempting to eliminate permitting requirements for pesticide applications in or near waterways. read more...

Teresa DeAnda Receives Inaugural Community Hero Award

by Katie Kis — last modified Apr 19, 2013 01:09 PM
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NCAP's first ever Community Hero Award goes to Teresa DeAnda of California for her innovative and effective efforts to protect her community from pesticides. read more...

Grower's Own 2013 Recap

by Josh Vincent — last modified Feb 25, 2013 02:42 PM

Earlier this month, NCAP held the fourth annual Grower’s Own Conference in Caldwell, Idaho. This year 90 farmers joined us, making it a sizeable gathering! read more...