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Water Quality Threatened in West

“The effort is aimed at removing federal Clean Water Act protection from millions of miles of streams and wetlands, including more than 80% of the waters in California and the arid West. In January, the Trump administration suspended for two…

 

Alternatives to Roundup

As we advocate for the ban on glyphosate, here are some alternatives that are cheaper, do not destroy the environment, damage your health nor support a company that would rather bury the truth about health effects than do what is right…

 

Sonoma County Climate Plan Lawsuit Explained

A case study of last year’s landmark lawsuit challenging Sonoma County’s Climate Action 2020 Plan was presented last week at the 2018 Public Interest Environmental Law Conference in Eugene, Oregon. The Public Interest Environmental Law Conference is the premier annual…

 

America vs. Europe: The Organic Divide

“North America: it is the world’s largest wine market, and accounts for 44 percent of all organic products sold in the world….” America vs. Europe: The Organic Divide   The first thing you notice at Millésime Bio, the huge organic…

 

Napa Sells its Soul to Developers

Same game play here in Sonoma County…..events are now “marketing” whether it’s weddings, business retreats or (you fill in blank)….supervisors just can’t say no. “….His main attention, though, goes to the gutting of the landmark agricultural preserve law that Napa County created…

 

Myths & Facts on Pesticides from PANNA

Just say no to pesticides…. An entire class of pesticides (organophosphates) has been linked to higher rates of ADHD in children. The herbicide atrazine, found in 94% of our water supply, has been linked to birth defects, infertility and cancer….