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Tracking the Agrichemical Industry Propaganda Network

Tracking the Agrichemical Industry Propaganda Network Print Email Share Tweet Posted on June 12, 2019 by Stacy Malkan Propaganda: information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote or publicize a particular political cause or point of view…

 

More greenwashing from chemically heavy wine industry:

 Copper is benign compared to most of the horrific chemicals used in the vineyards.  Organic Wine’s Deadly Carbon Footprint © Genetic Literacy Project | Workers spray grapevines with copper sulfate in a Spanish vineyard. It should be the more eco-friendly…

 

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…

 

‘Sustainable’ Sonoma wine could fetch $7-a-bottle more, survey says

Can we just stop the greenwashing now? The industry will never be sustainable using copious amounts of chemicals and depleting groundwater resources. We may not be in a drought today but what about next year?   http://www.northbaybusinessjournal.com/industrynews/6542237-181/sustainable-sonoma-wine-consumer-sales ‘Sustainable’ Sonoma wine…

 

County grape growers lauded, Press Democrat

http://www.pressdemocrat.com/business/5109492-181/sonoma-county-winegrowers-get-californias?artslide=0 Sonoma County Winegrowers get California’s highest environmental honor BILL SWINDELL THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | January 21, 2016, 3:43PM The Sonoma County Winegrowers trade group has been awarded the state’s highest environmental honor for its work to make all of the…