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Glyphosate Found in 19 of 20 Beers and Wines Tested

This is another study just released…… “While these levels of glyphosate are below EPA risk tolerances for beverages, it is possible that even low levels of glyphosate can be problematic. For example, in one study, scientists found that 1 part…

 

Winery issues don’t need more committees

Kicking the can down the road again…… “It is troubling, however, that after over five years of pushing the county to complete these standards, which were required as part of the 2008 General Plan, it is now considering the formation…

 

Wine research grant to fund sustainability study

Sustainable does not mean ORGANIC! Greenwashing to confuse consumers? Don’t be fooled. The wine industry has found people will pay more if they think the wine was produced sustainably. There are multiple industry produced articles to support this. Organic wine…

 

Organic Wines Uncorked by Pam Strayer

Pam Strayer, author of “What’s on Those Vines”, Organic Wines Uncorked, speaker and several blogs enlightens us again. Please support Pam and visit her informative website: winecountrygeographic.blogspot.com/ . She also does wine tours to the best Napa and Sonoma wineries…

 

Sonoma to limit, reduce downtown wine tasting rooms

Community takes steps to reclaim their community….. Sonoma to limit, reduce downtown wine tasting rooms JASON WALSH SONOMA INDEX-TRIBUNE EDITOR | January 21, 2019, 9:59AM Limiting the number of wine-tasting rooms? Yes. Creating wine-tasting business licenses? No. That was the…

 

Organic and Biodynamic Wine List

We urge everyone to support the wineries listed below. With high childhood cancer rates and glyphosate found in most wines, please support the wine makers who support healthy communities. “Sustainable” means not poisoning and degrading the environment. Our county is…