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Wine and Water Watch Team

From our friends at the Organic Consumers Association: Degeneration Nation: Connecting the Dots Between Factory Farms, Roundup, GMOs, and Fake ‘Natural’ Foods

With cancer clusters in both Sonoma and Napa counties becoming more prevalent, it’s time to demand that people  and the environment come before profits. SCCA has made a campaign effort to stop the use of glyphosate and toxins from our schools and parks, please support their efforts. Let’s expand that to our entire county. No one […]

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Monsanto’s Mess-Four Signs Consumers Are Winning

Keep up the pressure!   https://www.organicconsumers.org/blog/monsanto%E2%80%99s-mess%E2%80%94four-signs-consumers-are-winning Monsanto’s Mess—Four Signs Consumers Are Winning When the colours turn grey and the lights all fade To black again We’re in over our heads But somehow we make it back again – lyrics from “Beautiful Mess” Next month will mark one year since Congress obliterated Vermont’s GMO labeling law

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Monsanto caught again……Inconvenient data buried as ‘confidential business information’

Inconvenient data buried as ‘confidential business information.’ http://www.environmentalhealthnews.org/ehs/news/2017/june/Glyphosate-Science-Monsanto Environmental Health News After the European Parliament obtains the release of Monsanto’s data, a very different picture emerges about the safety of its product. June 4, 2017 By Pete Myers Environmental Health News The key ingredient in the most widely used herbicide in the world, Roundup, is

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California allowed to label Roundup as carcinogen

Public health before profits? Alternative to glyphosate: one gallon vinegar, 2 cups Epsom salts, 1/4 cup dawn dish soap. Some people like organe oil as part of the recipe. Court Rules Against Monsanto, Allows California To Put Cancer Warning On Roundup http://sacramento.cbslocal.com/2017/01/27/court-rules-against-monsanto-allows-california-to-put-cancer-warning-on-roundup/ FRESNO, Calif. (AP) – California can require Monsanto to label its popular weed-killer Roundup

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Monsanto Tribunal in the Hague

It’s official, the Monsanto Tribunal declared that Monsanto is guilty of negatively impacting a healthy environment and the right to health as a basic human right.   On Tuesday April 18th the five international judges of the Monsanto Tribunal presented their legal opinion. They have come to important conclusions, both on the conduct of Monsanto and on

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Monsanto’s Glyphosate Found in California Wines, Even Wines Made With Organic Grapes

With soaring cancer rates in Napa and Sonoma along with rising use of glyphosate in vineyards (84,606 pounds on Sonoma vineyards in 2013 alone according to the California Department of Pesticide Regulation cdpr.ca.gov ) no wonder our once safe haven of organic and biodynamic wines is being polluted with the “probable” carcinogen. It is time to ban

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