April 2018 Archives

Wine experts warn of growing anti-alcohol sentiment and aging boomers

No mention here of the elephant in the room……health issues from pesticides in the environment and the rising cancer, leukemia, autism, asthma rates in wine growing regions. See Dr. Laura Morgan and Padi Selwyn’s research paper:  http://winewaterwatch.org/2018/04/commentary-count…e-call-to-action/   ”There’s a “need…

 

WINERY EVENT CENTER PETITION!

From our friends at Preserve Rural Sonoma County: Good afternoon, In responding to complaints from the BOS office today, we decided to remove the link section of our petition that sent letters to the BOS office, as they had received…

 

PURPLE WINE COMPANY expansion plan (UPE17-0056)

PURPLE WINE COMPANY expansion plan (UPE17-0056) From our friends at Friends of Atascadero Wetlands Next, Tuesday (May 1) is the deadline for submitting comments for this phase of the application process. If you haven’t already, please send an email to the…

 

What Could Go Wrong? Easy actions you can take…

From the Organic Consumers Association: What Could Go Wrong? URGENT ACTION NEEDED! Tell the EPA: Ban Monsanto’s Carcinogenic Glyphosate-Based Roundup Weedkiller! The EPA has been conducting its required Monsanto is working frantically with its cronies at the U.S. Environmental Protection…

 

News on Freestone

Greetings Neighbors, We bring good tidings. Today the Board of Supervisors approved a General Plan Amendment to correct mapping mistakes and adopt an Ordinance to effect Zoning Changes in Freestone to be consistent with the General Plan. Supervisor Hopkins did…

 

Enough is enough

Enough is enough!  Preserve Rural Sonoma County needs your help with our efforts to lobby the Board of Supervisors to stop approving more and more winery development, while delaying the Winery Event ordinance promised nearly 3 years ago (to put…

 

EARTH DAY, it’s a movement!

Rights of Nature, nationwide movement.  FAQ’s from CELDF What do we mean when we say that nature has rights? Under the current system of law in almost every country, nature is considered to be property. Something that is considered property…

 

Interactive cancer maps

Click to access below or cut and paste to use https://statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov/map/map.withimage.php?99&001&001&00&0&01&0&1&5&0#results Ineractive cancer maps now available… Interactive Maps Interactive Maps Data Options Area:— choose area —US by stateUS by countyAlabama countiesAlaska Boroughs and Census AreasArizona countiesArkansas countiesCalifornia countiesColorado countiesConnecticut countiesDelaware…

 

GM Watch

         GM Watch State of California, Center for Food Safety win appeal over listing of glyphosate as probable carcinogen A California Appellate Court has sided with the State of California and Center for Food Safety (CFS) in affirming that Monsanto’s…