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Task Force to Identify Farmers Market Fraud in California

We trust farmers markets to be the anti-supermarket. There are no unflattering fluorescent lights, loud disorienting music, those confusing price tags or dizzying endcaps. But what if farmers market stalls were just going to the supermarket for you—and bringing those store-bought items to their stalls? It’s happening in California, and the state is cracking down.

October 7th

Napa Earthquake Relief: #quakecuvee Wine

Napa Valley in California sustained a 6.1 magnitude earthquake two weeks ago. What can you do to help with Napa earthquake relief? Buy wine. Although most folks are safe after the Napa California earthquake, hundreds of homes and businesses in the local community were damaged. We all saw photos and news stories of fallen buildings […]

September 2nd

URGENT: California Plastic Bag Ban Vote Next Week

Speak out now to help win a California statewide plastic bag ban. I just received an urgent email from a guy named Nathan Weaver, who calls himself an ‘Oceans Advocate’ from an organization, Environment California, a statewide, citizen-based environmental advocacy organization. The email says that the California Senate will vote next week on whether to ban […]

January 21st