California Drought: HOPE for the Monarchs?

The California drought could be a ray of HOPE for the Monarchs. Who would have thought that anything good could come out of the crisis in the West? BUT, it appears that this might be it: The California drought offers a … Continue reading

Could This Mean There IS Hope for the US Food Supply?

“Chipotle has been called irresponsible, anti-science, irrational, and much more by the Washington Post, Time Magazine, the Chicago Tribune, the LA Times, and many others. A business deciding to give consumers what they want was surely never so contentious.” (nonGMO food) Could This Mean … Continue reading

Will Our Efforts to Save the Monarch be Enough?

“Kingsolver (author of “Flight Behavior”) is clearly trying to awaken us to humanity’s growing disruption of the world’s biological functions—and to do it in a way that connects emotionally and viscerally with her readers,” Ashe (director of US Fish & … Continue reading

Food Crisis for the Monarchs!

Center for Food Safety sharply criticized Monsanto’s announcement that it is giving $4 million toward monarch population restoration. Food Crisis for the Monarchs! Roundup Has Almost Eradicated the Monarch’s Sole Food Source … Continue reading

Climate Change is Hitting Home

<font-family:”Cambria”> “The idea of your nice little green grass getting lots of water every day, that’s going to be a thing of the past,” Governor Brown said when announcing the new restrictions. CLIMATE CHANGE is Hitting Home Drought Means High … Continue reading

FOOD CRISIS in America Before and Since Monsanto

The recent defeat of GMO labeling in Colorado & Oregon has certainly confirmed the current FOOD CRISIS in America and how it began.  Monsanto and a list of other “all-American” companies (that also had too much to lose to labeling) … Continue reading

GMO Labeling in Colorado and Oregon is up for vote this week

GMO labeling is up for vote here in Colorado this week, as well as in Oregon — This is a critical time for our food supply, therefore our health.  Do we have a right to know what’s in our food? … Continue reading

Weeds are flowers, too! Gardening WITH Nature

  by Ruth T Hill,  The Discerning Gardener   With the beginning of spring, too many people head for the local “garden” department and grab some chemicals, to arm themselves for their battle against nature.  Long before the start of … Continue reading

Planning for the 2014 Garden Season from The Discerning Gardener

Planning for the 2014 Gardening Season by Ruth T Hill, The Discerning Gardener   Gardening has long played an important role in BALANCE in my life.  I am talking about conscious, insightful gardening, gardening in harmony with nature, gardening for … Continue reading