Designing Pesticide Reduction Targets For The UK: A Report by Baskut Tuncak

2023-09-20T13:45:29+01:0011 July 2023|General news|

The draft National Action Plan for the Sustainable Use of Pesticides (NAP) said: "We will establish a set of clear targets to support the reduction of risk associated with pesticide [...]

New report from ShareAction calls for investors to take action on pesticides

2023-03-29T09:58:28+01:0029 March 2023|General news|

A new briefing from responsible investment charity and Pesticide Collaboration member ShareAction points to the severe impacts pesticides have on biodiversity, and calls on pesticide companies and their investors to [...]

The Pesticide Collaboration demands higher standards in delayed government pesticide plan

2023-03-28T15:16:50+01:0024 March 2023|General news|

The next National Action Plan on the Sustainable Use of Pesticides (NAP) was due to be published in 2018. However, here we are 5 years later, still without a published [...]

Supporting farmers to reduce their reliance on pesticides – does the latest proposal for the new Environmental Land Management Schemes (ELMS) in England go far enough?

2023-02-08T14:11:19+00:0026 January 2023|General news|

Steph Morren unpacks the latest announcement on ELMS. Earlier in January, we heard from Mark Spencer – farming minister at Defra – about the Government’s plans for the roll-out of [...]

Write to your MP: Neonics approval and parliamentary debate on bee-killing pesticides

2023-03-16T10:24:14+00:0025 January 2023|General news|

In light of the government's decision to once again grant the 'emergency' use of the banned bee-harming pesticide thiamethoxam - a type of neonicotinoid - on sugar beet in [...]

Press Release: UK government allows ‘emergency’ use of banned bee-harming pesticide just days after EU tightens protections

2023-01-23T16:43:53+00:0023 January 2023|General news|

For immediate release - 23 January 2023 UK government allows ‘emergency’ use of banned bee-harming pesticide just days after EU tightens protections Today, 23 January 2023, the government has [...]

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