Category Archives: News

We’ve Been Eclipsed

August 24th Yes! we’ve been eclipsed. In the direct path of totality our state had a sun fest like no other. People came for miles, reserving hotels, motels and campgrounds months in advance. And most were not disappointed. Cheers, everyone. … Continue reading

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The Hague Rules Against Monsanto

On Tuesday April 18th the five international judges of the Monsanto Tribunal presented their legal opinion. They have come to important conclusions, both on the conduct of Monsanto and on necessary developments in international law. The judges conclude that Monsanto … Continue reading

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Today’s mail: the Organic Consumer’s Association is starting a “resist and regenerate movement” called meetup.com that will link groups all over the country for support in making political changes which concern our food and our health. Scroll down for information … Continue reading

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Our Day in Court!

This Tuesday, May 24th,  Community Rights Lane County was challenged in court by big corporate interests. CRLC has bern working for years to get an initiative on the ballot that would protect Lane County farmers, by giving residents the right to … Continue reading

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Call Your Congress People to Oppose the DARK Act.

  Please call your Congressmen and women and tell them you oppose pre-empting state’s rights to regulate the labeling and production of GMO foods.  The DARK Act has recently been passed by the House of Representatives and is going before the … Continue reading

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Organic Consumers/ GMO Materials Available at the Coop

ACTION ALERT From Organic Consumers Association Don’t Do It! Now that the House has passed H.R. 1599, the so-called “Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act,” we’re waiting to see who introduces a Senate version of the bill, and what that … Continue reading

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Still Gardening?

We still have Sero Seeds at RFC!  We are excited to now carry Sero Seeds…local, organic and biodynamic! Our display rack can be found at the front of the store. We are happy to offer these seeds at below market … Continue reading

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Roots & Shoots ~ elsan

Maize (Zea mays)~ that which sustains life ~ The Corn Belt. Though I’ve driven across corn country dozens of times in my life, I’m still amazed and aghast by the acres and acres of cornfields growing in the states that … Continue reading

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The Best and Worst…Pesticides in our Food

It pays to eat organic fruits and veggies!   The Clean Fifteen Avacados Sweet corn (non GMO) Pineapples (non GMO) Cabbage Frozen Sweet Peas Onions Asparagus Mangoes Papayas (non GMO) Kiwi Eggplant Grapefruit Cantaloupe Cauliflower Sweet Potatoes The Dirty Dozen … Continue reading

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Thich Nhat Hanh: in 100 years there may be no more humans on planet earth

It’s past time to get active folks….. The National Wildlife Federation tells us everyday that 100 plants and animal species are lost to deforestation. Extinction of species is taking place everyday. In one year there may be 200,000 species going … Continue reading

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