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Obama Betrays Consumers, Signs Sham GMO Labeling Bill

Here’s the recent press release from the Organic Consumers Association’s Katherine Paul about the very industry-friendly GMO labeling bill that President Obama signed, which – quite intentionally – will not label most GMOs. Interestingly, when featured over at Common Dreams, the same press release cut President Obama considerably more slack, and dramatically altered the release’s apparent…

Help Ban GMO Crop Cultivation in Sonoma County – Signature Gatherers Needed

A message from Organic Consumers Association: Sonoma County Needs Your Help to Pass a Ban on GMO Crops! Citizens for Healthy Farms and Families in Sonoma County is working on a citizens’ ballot initiative to ban GMO crops throughout the county. The group has only six more weeks to gather 20,000 signatures if they want…

Monsanto Tribunal To Be Held October 2016 – Press Release

Press release from the Organic Consumers Association: Global Food, Farming and Environmental Justice Groups Send Monsanto to a Tribunal for Crimes Against Human Health and the Environment in International People’s Court in The Hague PARIS, Dec. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Organic Consumers Association (OCA), IFOAM International Organics, Navdanya, Regeneration International (RI), and Millions Against Monsanto,…

Building the Regenerative Ag Movement – The Soil Not Oil Conference


Courtesy of the Soil Not Oil Coalition.

Speaking about Regenerative Agriculture during the Soil Not Oil International Conference in Richmond California, September 4 & 5, 2015

John Wick, Marin Carbon Project.
Ronnie Cummins, Organic Consumers Association.
John Roulac, Founder and CEO of Nutiva & Co-Chair GMO Inside.
Lauren Tucker, Kiss the Ground.

A Message of Hope in Difficult Times – The National Heirloom Exposition Continues to Inspire

A Message of Hope in Difficult Times – The National Heirloom Exposition Continues to Inspire This report originally appeared at Positively Petaluma.   Seedsman Jere Gettle and his Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company crew have pulled off another of their annual paeans to heirloom produce and the food movement, as the fifth National Heirloom Exposition…