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image_icon This year's Summer Regulatory Conference held in Sacramento July 28-29 was a giant success. View an album of snapshots of the popular annual event here. And a special thanks to our sponsors here.

LAWSUIT: Monterey Coastkeeper, et al. vs. California State Water Resources Control Board. Click here. Posted 8/13/15.

Facts About Glyphosate and IARC Classifications. Click here.

Material concerning DPR's School Pesticide Workshop. DPR's questions. Locations. Letter template. Talking points for growers.

National Pollinator Health Strategy for 2015.
Click here.

Final rule of safe rail transportation of flammable liquids announced. Click here.

Changes in Federal Motor Carrier Regs here.

New officers elected for 2015, awards given out at annual meeting. Click here for the details. View snapshots of the annual meeting here and here. View John Powell's slides here. View Joanna Schroeder's PowerPoint slides here.

Read a letter to Dianne Feinstein addressing California's drought by visiting this link.

Write your congressional representative here.

WPHA's response to the Re-release of Giles-Seralini study. Click here. (Posted 6/24/14).

WPHA responds to a UC Davis study about pesticides allegedly being linked to autism in pregnant women. Click here. (Posted 6/24/14).

U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards. Click here.

Bio Industry creates new website to answer burning questions about genetically engineered crops. Click here.

Thanks to our many sponsors for making WPHA's 2013 Summer Regulatory Conference a big success this year! Click here to see a list of our sponsors. The conference was held inside the Sheraton Grand Hotel in downtown Sacramento July 16-17. See this page for pictures of some of the attendees and key speakers. If you wish to view any of the individual PowerPoint presentations click here.

OSHA announces heightened enforcement inspections for worker safety. Read the details here.

Gov. Brown Seeks to Reform Prop. 65.

Read a fact sheet about fertilizers concerning the explosion in a Texas fertilizer plant here.

Watch a tribute to America's farmers as seen during Super Bowl 47 and produced by Dodge Ram trucks. Click here.

WPHA's communications director teams up with Dr. Henry Miller to debunk the myths concerning organic foods. Read the Forbes.com online article here. (Posted 1/15/13).

WPHA holds annual meeting; elects new officers and presents awards. See press release here. View photo snapshots here. Also, tell us how we did by taking this brief survey.

WPHA greatly appreciates the generosity of our sponsors during our 2012 Summer Regulatory Conference on July 18-19. Our list of sponsors here. See additional photos of the conference here.

Agriculturists: Stand up and feel proud.

Read about what the fertilizer industry has been doing to reduce nitrates in groundwater. http://mwne.ws/AhO5z1

Q&A About California's Pesticide Container Recycling Program

WPHA staff and members have returned from their annual meeting in Arizona. See a story and pictures about the event here. Also, let us know how you liked the meeting by filling out a quick survey here.

California Gov. Jerry Brown states his case to legislators as to why he rejected their measure on farm labor and unionism. Read the entire letter here.

View our PowerPoint of "Using Nanotechnology in Agriculture" here.

WPHA has re-issued a poster as relevant now as it was when it was first issued 35 years ago. The poster drives home why we need and use agricultural chemicals, and because of the importance of the message WPHA is making copies free to members. Click here to view the poster. E-mail Richard at richardc@healthyplants.org and you will be mailed this free souvenir copy that measures 18 X 24 inches.








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