Please find stories about cosmetic pesticide bans here.

Ad campaign to begin on lawn and garden pesticides – Winnipeg Free Press, Mar. 17, 2014

Pesticides may be more dangerous than testing reveals, study finds – Environmental Health News, Feb. 11, 2014

Health Canada to review 23 pesticides, including common weed killer – CTV News, Feb. 5, 2014

Pesticides halve bees’ pollen gathering ability, research shows – The Guardian, Jan. 29, 2014

Time to turf the lawn? – Winnipeg Free Press, September 10, 2013

Regulated pesticides safe, effective – Letter to the editor-Winnipeg Free Press, September 5, 2013

Manitoba’s pesticide ban grounded in emotion: KAP – The Western Producer, July 4, 2013

Province weeds out synthetic chemicals – Winnipeg Free Press, June 29, 2013

Manitoba to ban risky cosmetic pesticides in 2014 – Ecojustice, June 28, 2013

Province announces four-point strategy that would protect children from risks of chemical lawn pesticides – Province of Manitoba, June 28, 2013.

Province pushes ahead with ban on cosmetic chemical pesticides – CTV News, June 28, 2013

Manitoba cosmetic pesticide ban to start in 2015 – CBC News, June 28, 2013

Province days away from policy to control pesticides on lawns – Winnipeg Free Press, June 26, 2013

8000 postcards opposing pesticide ban given to premier – Winnipeg Free Press, June 25, 2013

Manitoba landscaping industry voices discontent to pesticide ban – The Western Producer, June 5, 2013

Manitoba pesticide ban debate reignites – CBC News, June 4, 2013

Province plans to introduce ban on cosmetic pesticides for lawns – CTV News, June 4, 2013

OK with ban on cosmetic pesticides – Winnipeg Free Press, April 29, 2013

Bee-harming pesticides banned in Europe – The Guardian, April 29, 2013

Roundup, An Herbicide, Could Be Linked To Parkinson’s, Cancer And Other Health Issues, Study Show – Reuters, April25, 2013

Government says pesticide ban backed – Manitoba Co-operator, April 9, 2013

Pesticide ban’s foes get louder – Winnipeg Free Press, March 29, 2013

Pesticide ban needs test period – Winnipeg Free Press, March 2, 2013 (Editorial)

Planned pesticide ban backed by majority – Winnipeg Free Press, February 27, 2013

Survey Finds Manitobans Back Pesticide Ban – ChrisD.ca, February 27, 2012

Tobans’ would back pesticide ban: Poll – Winnipeg Sun, February 26, 2013

Most Manitobans support banning garden, lawn pesticides: poll – Winnipeg Free Press, February 26, 2013

New Poll Results Released: Canadian Cancer Society calls for leadership candidates to support cosmetic pesticides ban in BC – Canadian Cancer Society

Manitoba Tories oppose pesticide ban – iPolitics (Canadian Press) January 15, 2013.

Ecojustice supports cosmetic pesticide ban in Manitoba – Ecojustice, October 4, 2012.

Precaution on cosmetic pesticides calls for ban – Winnipeg Free Press, October 1, 2012

Pesticide ban won’t bring ‘dandelion apocalypse’: Environmentalist – SunNews.ca, September 24, 2012

Cosmetic pesticides could be banned next year: Mackintosh – Winnipeg Free Press, September 24, 2012

Dandelion don’t: Manitoba appears set to ban cosmetic use of pesticides on lawns – Global News (Canadian Press) September 24, 2012.

Cosmetic pesticide ban urged for Manitoba – CBC News, September 24, 2012.

Time to ban lawn chemicals – The Uniter, September 19, 2012

Online pesticide ban site launched – Winnipeg Free Press, September 5, 2012

It’s too easy being green – Winnipeg Free Press, July 14, 2012

Why Manitobans would benefit from a cosmetic pesticide ban – Eco Justice, June 28, 2012

Manitoba seeks input on cosmetic pesticide ban – CBC News, June 22, 2012

Par for the Course: As Bees Die, Governments Sit Idly By – Safelawns.org, June 6, 2012

Weeding out the chemicals – Winnipeg Free Press, May 19, 2012

Beating the cosmetic-pesticide ban – Winnipeg Free Press, April 16, 2012

Cancer-killing dandelion tea gets $157k research grant – CBC News, April 20, 2012

Bess harmed by low levels of common pesticides – CBC News, March 29, 2012

Banning cosmetic pesticides in B.C. and Manitoba will protect Canada’s children – Ecojustice, February 9, 2012

Cosmetic pesticides face ban in province – Winnipeg Free Press, February 1, 2012

Manitoba pressured on ‘cosmetic’ pesticides – CBC News, May 26, 2011

MP seeks ban on cosmetic pesticides  – Winnipeg Free Press, April 22, 2009