Recently a group of local farmers in Oregon’s Rogue Valley joined together to create the Our Family Farms Coalition (OFFC). Their first priority: pass the Family Farms Measure (15-119) on May 20, 2014 and keep genetically engineered crops out of Jackson County.
70% of Steve’s farm was contaminated and he lost his organic certification. In a world first, he is suing his GM neighbour for damages.
If a company decided to put rat poison in cereal, would we be fighting for labeling or for banning such an additive? In other words, if the generic name for rat poison is labeled, is it okay to put in cereal?
Howard Vlieger, a third generation farmer from Iowa, will be speaking in Eastern Washington to share information about the impacts of genetically engineered crops on farming operations, livestock and weeds. Mr Vlieger has studied genetically engineered (GE) crops since 1994. The presentations are FREE and open to the public.
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Alvin Schlangen sentenced to fines, 1-year probation and 90 days in jail suspended for picking up food that people already own and delivering it to them. So, if I pick up food at a neighbor’s house and deliver that food to another neighbor as a favor, am I a criminal? Think about it…