"Yikes! Monsanto now needs to add additional poisons to corn and soybeans due to the roundup resistant weeds. Public comment period ends Friday - please act today!!! The following is from the EPA
EPA Extends Comment Period on Proposed Decision to…"
"MOMS ACROSS AMERICA MARCH to label GMO foods July 4th as a follow up to the very successful May 25th march. Do we have any GMO labeling leaders organizing something in Bellingham?
The link is http://www.momsacrossamerica.com/"
"Hi Heather, Thanks for the great information on soil testing and nourishment. It would be great to have a local business do soil testing. I did find a resource for rock dust or in my case Azomite. Northern Lights in Mt. Vernon had…"
No college or other affiliation needed. Artwork by Joanna Colbert and used with permission. Cost is $15 general, $10 for students/low income, and $10 per additional friend/family member. Here's the itinerary for today from our website which you can also view at www.wolfcollege.com:Parts of class will be spent outdoors, so please dress for the weather as we practice a series of hands-on skills. Instructors …See More
Signatures are currently being gathered for Initiative 522. All signatures must be submitted to the state by the end of the year. Petitions can be signed at either of the Food Co-ops or Scratch and Peck feed in the Irongate district.For complete information regarding this measure and to print out additional petitions the link is www.labelitwa.org.See More
"A friend shared this with me a few months ago, though some of you may be interested.
Boycott the Organic and 'Natural' Traitor Brands Whose Parent Companies Oppose Your Right to Know
In recent weeks, several public interest groups,…"
Genetically Modified Organisms have a potentially disastrous impact food resilience, seed saving, and overall health of our food system. Lets work to prohibit GMOs within Whatcom county and toward labeling laws on food containing GMO ingredients.See More
"Goshen neighborhood potluck at Stephanie and Gary's, Sunday June 10th at 6:00PM. 2398 E Hemmi Rd. We'll provide burgers fried up on the Rocket stove. Feel free to bring alternative cooking apparatus and/or meat or meat…"
In what ways do you identify with the Transition movement? Why are you interested?
I'm interested in building community and becoming self reliant within my community.
Do you have particular interests, skills, talents or resources you would like to bring to Transition Whatcom?
I am a dairy farmer, bee keeper, and gardener.
In what neighborhood or part of the county do you reside?
Where did you hear about Transition Whatcom and how did you find our community network website?
Through the neighborhood transition group building community.
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