Tag Archives: big wine

Locals Continue to Clash with Sonoma WIneries

Locals Continue to Clash with Sonoma Wineries © Go California | Sonoma’s growing reputation hasn’t all been plain sailing. County residents request a moratorium on new winery spaces. By Liza B. Zimmerman | Posted Friday, 17-Aug-2018 While many wine country…

 

Letter to the editor: Pesticides Exposed

“Compounds that include chlorpyrifos and glyphosate are commonly used locally. We call upon our local ag community to put our community’s health and safety over profits for true sustainability.  “ Pesticides Exposed  Dear Editor: The guilty verdict in the Monsanto case…

 

Water, Wine & Weed, news from Sierra Club

News from Sierra Club Redwood Chapter Sonoma • Napa • Solano • Mendocino • Lake • Humboldt • W. Siskiyou • Trinity • Del Norte Water, Wine & Weed Can concerned citizens protect watersheds and groundwater basins from depletion as…

 

Sonoma County organic and partially organic wine

Sonoma County tries to tell residents and tourists they are “sustainable”. They are not. You can read Pam Strayer’s “What’s on those Vines” exposing the widespread pesticide use. Using wine industry “certifiers” and self assessment, there is little transparency, We have…