Tag Archives: GMO

Rochester March Against Monsanto 2015

Debra Lindsey is organizing a March Against Monsanto at Brighton’s Twelve Corners again, for May 23, 2015 at noon.  Check out the Facebook event for updates and to RSVP.  Hope to see you there!

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GMO Article in Abundance Co-op’s Newsletter

Check out Elizabeth Henderson’s article in the January/February 2015 edition of The Rutabaga Rap!

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Genetic Roulette film at RIT

We’re bringing the GMO documentary Genetic Roulette to RIT in November, and it’s open to the public. It will be Saturday, November 15th, at 2pm, in an auditorium in RIT’s Building 76, the Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, … Continue reading

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Looking for panelists

We are looking for panelists knowledgeable about GMOs to be available for questions after a showing of the film Genetic Roulette at RIT in November.  I expect there will be pro-biotech panelists, so it would be good to have a … Continue reading

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Gandhi Earth Keepers International

There’s a new environmental organization in Rochester that takes a breathtakingly broad scope (including concern about GMOs), Gandhi Earth Keepers International: Our purpose is to defend and honor the planet through deep ecology, interfaith action, and Gandhian nonviolence. Based virtually … Continue reading

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Candy Shouldn’t be Scary

You can check out the Institute for Responsible Technology’s materials for Candy Shouldn’t be Scary for info you can hand out with candy this Halloween.  Another idea is to put up a sign near your door that says your candy … Continue reading

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Support GMO labeling referendums from your home

I’ve become aware of two opportunities to help other states’ efforts to label GMOs. You’d be calling residents there to encourage them to approve the referendum. I’ve done this in the past – your telephone call is toll free, the … Continue reading

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GMOs on Rochester Radio

Rochester resident Elizabeth Henderson will be appearing on Connections, the Rochester WXXI daily interview talk show with host Evan Dawson to talk about GMOs, Monday June 23, 1 – 2 pm.  She’s an organic farmer and on the board of NOFA, … Continue reading

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The following has come through from GMOFreeNY.net.  Hopefully everyone has signed up for updates from them, but I wanted to point out that Rochester Assemblyman David Gantt is on the Ways and Means Committee, which currently has the GMO labeling … Continue reading

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June Meeting

Join us at our meeting Wednesday June 11th, 6:30-7:30 pm at Spot Coffee on East Avenue.  We’ll have a sign on the table.  If you let me know you’re coming, I’ll save you a seat. We have projects that need … Continue reading

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