Maryland Pesticide Network Updates

Maryland Pesticide Network Updates

General Assembly Passes Maryland Chlorpyrifos Ban

For Immediate Release March 18, 2020  Contact: Dawn Stoltzfus, The Hatcher Group, 410-267-4153, dawn@thehatchergroup.com Ruth Berlin, Maryland Pesticide Education Network, 410-693-7319, berlinmpn49@gmail.com General Assembly Passes Maryland Chlorpyrifos Ban State to become 4th in the
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Bill to Ban Toxic Pesticide Chlorpyrifos Passes Maryland Senate

For Immediate Release March 3, 2020  Contact: Dawn Stoltzfus, The Hatcher Group, 410-267-4153, dawn@thehatchergroup.com Ruth Berlin, Maryland Pesticide Education Network, 410-693-7319, berlinmpn49@gmail.com Bill to Ban Toxic Pesticide Chlorpyrifos Passes Maryland Senate Chlorpyrifos i
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Press Statement on MD Dept of Agriculture’s Flawed Proposal to Draft Chlorpyrifos Regulations

For Immediate Release Feb. 19, 2020  Contact: Dawn Stoltzfus, The Hatcher Group, 410-267-4153, dawn@thehatchergroup.com Ruth Berlin, Maryland Pesticide Education Network, 410-693-7319, berlinmpn49@gmail.com PRESS STATEMENT ON MD DEPT OF AGRICULTURE’S FLAWED PROPOSAL TO DRAFT CHLORPYRI
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Don’t use lanternfly as an excuse to permit dangerous pesticide

Baltimore Sun op-ed by Devon Payne-Sturges: read here.
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Maryland lawmakers go buggy over lanternflies

via The Baltimore Sun – read here.
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2017 Pollinator Habitat Bill Signed Into Law

New Maryland Law Will Protect State Pollinator Habitat Law signed today will ban harmful pesticides on state designated pollinator habitat Annapolis, MD (May 25, 2017) – Today Governor Larry Hogan will sign SB 386/HB 830, sponsored by Senator Shirley Nathan-Pulliam (D-44) and Delegate
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Update on Pollinator Protection Legislation in Maryland

As you may know, in 2016 the Maryland General Assembly passed a bill — the “Pollinator Habitat Plans” law — requiring several state agencies to establish a pollinator habitat on lands they own or manage, to increase critical habitat for Maryland pollinators. Pollinator health is at ri
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Statement – Pollinator Protection Act Becomes Law

Statement – Pollinator Protection Act Becomes Law May 2016
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Pesticide Research

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