Tag Archives: pesticide exposure

PD letter to the editor: Pesticide Risks

Pesticide risks EDITOR: Thanks for your coverage of groundwater in Sonoma County and providing a general description of groundwater quantity, including areas of depletion because of excessive pumping by vineyards and other uses. Another important water-quality topic is pesticide occurrence…

 

Opinion on County health concerns…..

http://www.sonomasun.com/2018/04/04/opinion-county-health-concerns-should-be-call-to-action/ No Way says: April 4, 2018 at 6:30 am Dr. Morgan’s analysis is 100% correct regarding the carcinogenic and other health effects of pesticides heavily doused on all living creatures in the county by the Whine industry, which claims…

 

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…

 

Transparency Anyone?

In wine country government has allowed new conventional vineyards next to grammar schools. In fact one such vineyard was next to 5 schools, all with young children within a half mile. Same vintner who illegally cut down 11 acres of…