• Link to SK Organic Resources
  • Weeds Can Be Managed Without Chemical Pesticides
  • Learn to Keep Insects Out of your Crops
  • LIving Near Fields Increases Pesticide Exposure
  • Learn to Manage Pests Naturally
  • Driving Near Recently Sprayed Fields Exposes People to Pesticides
  • Grow a Lush Garden Organically
  • Learn About Pesticides in Foods
  • Learn To Manage Weeds Without Chemical Pesticides
  • SNAP Tour of Organic Vegetable Garden

News

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Sri Lankan President Bans Sale of Roundup Over Chronic Kidney Disease Study

Sri Lanka has become the first country to ban the sale of Monsanto’s “Roundup” glyphosate weedicide after a study found that the weedicide is responsible for the increasing number of chronic kidney disease
Saturday, April 19, 2014

Muzzled by Monsanto

New gmo research on the topic of gene silencing, the main function of so-called RNAi technology and how Monsanto is interfering with research that indicates what they don't want to hear. (April 3, 2014)
Saturday, April 19, 2014

Glyphosate Test Results in the U.S.

Glyphosate (RoundUp) contamination of breast milk and urine in the US, in spite of most participants purchasing non-gmo or organic food. Apparenty breast milk contamination indicates the potential to bioaccumulate. Worth reading. Link below
Saturday, April 19, 2014

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Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Environmental groups force Ottawa to review approval of hundreds of pesticide products

Groups had to sue the Minister of Health to secure reviews of pesticides already banned in Europe

Events

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

March Against Monsanto

Regina link
Saturday, October 12, 2013

March Agaist Monsanto-Regina

Saturday October 12, 2013. Meet at Legislature at 10:30 am. Bring your own signs.
Saturday, May 25, 2013

March Against Monsanto

details for Regina and Saskatoon
Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Organic Gardening class Regina, Sunrise library

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Tips to Garden Organically Regina

6:30-8:30 p.m. Regina Public Library, Connaught Branch. Register with the library. Class notes will be available.

Action

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Canada’s pesticide regulators want to know your thoughts about saving bees (LAST CHANCE)

deadline: December 12th, 2013, link to Sierra Club petition to the PMRA and SNAP letter to Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency.
Thursday, May 23, 2013

SAVE THE BEES PETITION

Neonocotinoids insecticides threaten bees and our ecosystem. Please sigh the petition.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Sign health professional letter to support pesticide ban in BC

The Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment (CAPE) has created an open letter allowing Canada’s health professionals to support a lawn pesticide ban across British Columbia. The letter — which was signed by nearly 100 doctors, nurses, and
Tuesday, March 5, 2013

URGENT Regina Pesticide Use in Parks and Open Space

Thursday, March 7, 2013, at 4:00 p.m., in Henry Baker Hall, Main Floor, City Hall.
Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Save The Bees

BAYER pesticides causing global bee decline.

A Better Alternative...

SNAP's mission is to work towards environmental sustainability in Saskatchewan by promoting better understanding of the impact of pesticides (insecticides, herbicides, fungicides, etc) on health and environment, greater awareness and availability of alternatives for controlling pests, diseases and weeds, and significant reductions in pesticide use.