Tag Archives: Farming

(EnviroNews California) — The Environmental Working Group (EWG) released a report April 11, 2017, that found 94 water systems serving eight million Californians are contaminated with 1,2,3-trichloropropane (TCP). TCP is a toxic pesticide byproduct that has also been used as a solvent and paint remover. While Shell Chemical…

(EnviroNews DC News Bureau) — As President Obama galavants around the Alaskan Arctic with the press this week in a historic climate tour reinforcing his “All-of-the-Above” energy policy, a group of diverse and well-known environmental leaders says that philosophy just won’t cut it — and it collectively released…

(EnviroNews Utah) – EDITOR’S NOTE: When originally released, this documentary filmed was titled, “Families Camp Out in Protest to Save the Tavaputs Plateau from America’s First Approved Commercial Tar Sands Mine.” The transcript reads as follows: Tar sands, oil sands, asphalt, and bituminous sands. These names all represent…

(EnviroNews California) – On a post-election weekend Environews California visited the Weston A. Price Foundation’s annual “Wise Traditions” conference near San Jose.  Attended by a large crowd of organic farmers and raw-food and healthy-lifestyle enthusiasts, the mood was one of somber indignation in the wake of California’s failed…

(EnviroNews DC News Bureau) – Amongst a lively group of keen Fukushima followers who attended a symposium at UC Berkely’s Institute of East Asian Studies, a brave organic Japanese tea farmer by the name of Ayumi Kinezuka spoke about the confusing post 3-11 agricultural climate currently affecting Japan’s…

(EnviroNews Utah) – A segment discussing farmers, farming, and the urgency surrounding Climate Change from our full feature interview with Utah Republican Governor Gary R. Herbert in the Governors Office on Capitol Hill.  The hour and fifteen minute interview covers issues exclusively pertaining to the environment, energy, and…