You are invited to Help Develop a National Seed Li...

You are invited to Help Develop a National Seed Library Protocol & Change Seed Laws as Needed http://plantyourdream.net/?p=19058 View the future!  This is the Petaluma Seed Bank,  where the dreams and visions of a teenager years ago, Jere Gettle, gave birth to the Baker Creek Heirloom Seed collection, and with the help of an outstanding staff, the upcoming National Heirloom Expo September 9,10,11, 2014.  The national Seed Library movement was not on my radar until Johnny Zook, Seed Program Supervisor for the Penn Department of Ag wrote a well intended letter to the  newly formed Simpson Seed Library in Mechanicsburg, PA, June 12.  He let them know that there were state Seed Laws.  A few months later, we have an opportunity, as...

“J.R. Organics...

Melany, a new resident in San Diego, had just gotten a fresh tattoo a few days before we met at J.R. Organics at the Hillcrest Farmers’ Market.  She told me that Plant City, Florida was known for his strawberry Festival.  She was a perfect candidate to do a taste test of the Organic Strawberries from J.R. Organics....

Label the FDA Tomato...

      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_R6Tfba3ltc&feature=share&list=UUqpJVH4zwsXMzHOnrzQqCQQ   Published on Jan 6, 2014 In Honor of Label the FDA and my Chapter in the Online Book “Grow A Healthier Pizza,” I am bringing out Table The FDA Tomato! For more from the Online Book, now...

WHAT WILL IT TAKE FO...

  WHAT WILL IT TAKE FOR UNCLE SAM TO MARRY “ANTI” GMO?     LABEL THE FDA JANUARY 10, 2014 https://www.facebook.com/events/463931573715909/   LINK   FROM MY ONLINE  BOOK:  GROW A HEALTHIER PIZZA   http://plantyourdream.net/?page_id=17676 “Not Knowing whose Growing Your...

Whole Foods Market h...

  RABBI SOLOMON GOLDMAN GIVES HIS BLESSINGS ON WHOLE FOOD MARKET BROOKLYN   Last time I saw my dad, Rabbi Solomon Goldman, I went up to Los Angeles for the Bris (Circumcision) of my Nephew David Becker’s son.  In was early morning and when I came into the synagogue by dad was about to finish his morning...

Nominating the Frey ...

  NOMINATING THE FREY FAMILY & THEIR VINEYARD FOR THE IFOAM ONE WORLD AWARD 2014   This is Daniel Frey, son of Luke and Emily Frey.  In my Fall visit to more than 1,000 acre oasis dedicated to preserving the highest ideals of nature through applying organic and biodynamic principles, I saw in the presence of...