July 2017 Archives

Judge Rules Climate Action 2020 Plan Violates CEQA

Sonoma County Superior Court Judge Nancy Case Shaffer in Santa Rosa has ruled in favor of local Sonoma Valley attorney Jerry Bernhaut’s lawsuit challenging Sonoma County’s Climate Action 2020 Plan. A lawyer with River Watch, a Sonoma County firm active…


Community Separators Put to the test

It’s the old “bait and switch” that the binge tourism-big wine regularly practice, ask for more than they want and “settle” for their original intention. 81% of voters wanted green spaces in Community Separators initiative, we need less tourism not more….


Netherlands Bans Monsanto’s Cancer Causing Roundup to Protect Citizens From Carcinogenic Glyphosate

More trouble for Monsanto…. Why is this toxin still allowed anywhere? Over 84,000 pounds spread in 2013 in Sonoma County vineyards. 50,000 pounds in Napa! https://www.organicconsumers.org/news/netherlands-bans-monsantos-cancer-causing-roundup-protect-citizens-carcinogenic-glyphosate July 13, 2017 AWD News In the Netherlands, people who have been spraying their…