Tag Archives: big wine

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…

 

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…

 

Chlorpyrifos Damaged My Son’s Brain for Life

In Sonoma County did you know:  How Gallo sprayed large amounts of the toxic chlorpyrifos (which the EPA recently tried to ban) at Two Rock? That five Sonoma vineyard management companies are among the very few remaining users in the…

 

Wine. Our Best Friend, or Worst Enemy?

Thank you for a great article Aleta. Getting the wine industry off water won’t happen, follow the money. If you look at Sonoma County Crop reports, after 1970 when irrigation of grapes began, the industry has doubled yield per acre…