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Climate Change Issues and Farming Practices

CAG Update on Working Forest Management Plan

Hello Forestry Supporters We finally got a decision from the Court (after our early May trial – which went really well) – which I will summarize – below (court decision -available on request A BIG  THANK YOU !!!!!  to those…

 

Earth’s dismal water future, mapped

Declining groundwater quality and subsiding land are signals that the aquifers are being pushed past their tipping point. Earth’s dismal water future, mapped By Jay Famiglietti Jun 10, 2018 | 4:05 AM Satellite data and images are provocative, even disturbing….

 

A look into glyphosate and soil health

A look into glyphosate and soil health Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s RoundUp, has been labeled by the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer as a “probable human carcinogen.” Given the probable impacts of glyphosate on…

 

Farm Bill Update

Farm Bill Update from our friends at Community Alliance with Family Farmers & Farmers Guild In May, the House Agricultural Committee Chairman, Mike Conaway (R-Texas), produced a Farm Bill that had no Democratic support, in part because it included provisions…

 

Local farmers alternative to glyphosate

Sonoma County organic farmers use this instead of “Round-Up”. It may take two applications, but you’re not poisoning your family and environment. The orange oil recipe is reputed to work best. Note precautions on the vinegar/Epsom salt formula. Vinegar /…

 

CARB Workshop notices

Please attend the June Workshops, use talking points from Club and emphasize the need to avoid wind-blown dust by water conservation and improved agricultural practices.. North CoastDATE:                June 20, 2018TIME:           …