Earlier this year the OCA, Friends of the Earth and other groups gathered more than a half-million petition signatures to Frank Blake, CEO, Home Depot and Robert Niblock, CEO, Lowe's, asking them to stop selling plants pretreated with bee-killing pesticides. A representative for Mr. Blake and Home Depot has reached out, and we are in discussions with Home Depot about how to source…
No strawberries, no honey -- without bees Valentine's Day just wouldn't be the same. Bees pollinate two-thirds of our global food crops and they are in trouble. Last year U.S. beekeepers reported 40-100 percent losses in their hives, and right now they are likely facing another winter of historic bee die-offs. That's why we're asking you to join thousands of people coast-to-coast to swarm Home…
The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is an online and grassroots non-profit 501(c)3 public…Read More
Will you join me in pledging to take one simple action to save bees in our own backyards and deliver a valentine to Home Depot and Lowe’s…Read More
This article clearly points out the major issue with unregulated pesticide use. Neonicotinoids are probably not the single cause bee…Read More
Back in 2010 I wrote a four part series that was published in the Teton Valley News, in Driggs, ID, located on the "other side" of the Grand Teton Mountain Range (over the hill from Jackson, WY) after I received a riveting e-mail that starkly portrayed what our food supply would be like without…Read More
Here are just a few of the Valentine's cards that we signed at our card-writing party. We'll be delivering them to Home Depot and Lowe's…Read More
Bees provide a crucial contribution to our eco-system, environment, IMMUNITY and to the future of our planet.