With two chihuahuas, dog crate, and stroller for older dog packed in my tiny two-seat Smart ForTwo car I drove to Gloucester, MA to buy a used electric lawn mower and it was raining out but from inside my crowded car with passenger-seat folded down for lawn mower packed in hatchback I grabbed these shots of flowers and statue by the harbor.
Enjoy fresh produce at Haverhill Farmers’ Market, Saturday, July 19, 12Noon-1PM, 40 Bailey Blvd, Haverhill, MA and help spread word about legislation to label GMOs in MA. Haverhill Rep. Dempsey chairs committee and deadline is July 31st. See http://marighttoknow.com/home/take-action/spread-the-word/ and http://teamhaverhill.org/projects/community/haverhill-farmers-market/. We have a right to know what’s in our food! :) http://www.meetup.com/RawBoston/events/195430012/
Label GMOs MA Statewide Network Teleconference People everywhere are declaring their right to know what is in their food, and taking action to reclaim it. We hope you’ll join us in working together. For the genetic integrity of our seeds, our bodies and our biosphere! Every third Sunday at 8pm. Call 605..475..4700*. *Email MAR2KGMOs[at]gmail.com to RSVP and get Access Code. http://marighttoknow.com
6/16/2013 We’ll have a lot to talk about on this call, right after TWO public hearings on the FIVE GMO labeling bills being considered in Massachusetts. Find out what happened. Find out what’s next. Hear about what’s been happening in the state, national and global movements for safe food. Share what’s been happening in your communities and businesses across the state. Find out how to plug in and get more active, and help us work together.
Please attend a public hearing on proposed GMO labeling bills!
Want to know if your food is GMO?
Here are 3 ways to make your voice heard:
#1. Attend one of these public hearings! June 3rd in Spencer and June 11th in Boston. (details below) Seeing a crowd of supporters will have an impact. Spread the word in person and on Facebook/Twitter!
#2. Submit Testimony! We are forming panels of experts, consumers and concerned individuals. We are also collecting written testimony to print and submit. Please sign up or submit testimony using this form: http://bit.ly/17wZPRX
#3. Call your State Representatives and let them know that you support GMO labeling.
Get your representatives phone number, here: http://www.malegislature.gov/people/findmylegislator
State legislators are considering five GMO labeling bills. These public hearings are an important part of the legislative process, and they need to hear from you! We invite you to join us at either or both hearings to declare your right to know.
Massachusetts GMO Labeling Bills Hearings
June 3, 2013, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
David Prouty High School 302 Main Street Spencer, MA 01562 Get Directions
Please share the Facebook event: http://www.facebook.com/events/128204707376804/
June 11, 2013, 10:00 AM
MA State House, Room A-1
Please share the Facebook event: http://www.facebook.com/events/527361627325700/
Sign up to submit testimony in person or in writing! http://bit.ly/17wZPRX
For more info and to take action, please visit MArighttoknow.org
Learn more here: Genetic Roulette