• chetbacon posted an update 1 year, 7 months ago

    How can we support any organization that takes genes of one species and splice it into other species? We need to watch this!

  • chetbacon posted an update 1 year, 7 months ago

    How can we support any organization that takes genes of one species and splice it into other species? We need to watch this!

  • chetbacon posted an update 1 year, 7 months ago

    Is Monsanto’s Glyphosate Destroying The Soil?

    “The nation that destroys its soil, destroys itself.” — Franklin Delano Roosevelt
    In light of this quote, had Monsanto been around during Roosevelt’s time, he would not have taken too kindly to their business strategy. After all, in 2007, 176 million lbs of an extremely toxic herbicide known as…[Read more]

  • chetbacon posted an update 1 year, 7 months ago

    Is Monsanto’s Glyphosate Destroying The Soil?

    “The nation that destroys its soil, destroys itself.” — Franklin Delano Roosevelt
    In light of this quote, had Monsanto been around during Roosevelt’s time, he would not have taken too kindly to their business strategy. After all, in 2007, 176 million lbs of an extremely toxic herbicide known as…[Read more]

  • chetbacon posted an update 1 year, 7 months ago

    Why doesn’t the Grange doesn’t the National Grange pursue this issue rather than bless GMO!

    http://www.foodsafetynews.com/2011/11/tests-show-most-store-honey-isnt-honey/#.UZpm7LWTjFE

    Honey that isn’t honey, or all traces of pollen remove so you do not know where it has come from and what chemicals are in it!

  • chetbacon posted an update 1 year, 7 months ago

    Why doesn’t the Grange doesn’t the National Grange pursue this issue rather than bless GMO!

    http://www.foodsafetynews.com/2011/11/tests-show-most-store-honey-isnt-honey/#.UZpm7LWTjFE

    Honey that isn’t honey, or all traces of pollen remove so you do not know where it has come from and what chemicals are in it!

  • chetbacon posted an update 1 year, 7 months ago

    I must totally dis agree about our President’s comments! GMO is totally dangerous to agricultural – it has been already shown to have a link into the destruction of our bees. It also has been shown to have had adverse affects on people who now exhibit intolerance to wheat.
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    “The National Grange, along with everyone else in the…[Read more]

  • chetbacon posted an update 1 year, 7 months ago

    I must totally dis agree about our President’s comments! GMO is totally dangerous to agricultural – it has been already shown to have a link into the destruction of our bees. It also has been shown to have had adverse affects on people who now exhibit intolerance to wheat.
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    “The National Grange, along with everyone else in the…[Read more]

  • chetbacon posted an update 2 years, 1 month ago

    Just finished the CT State Grange Convention – a great experience but tiring. 2 resolutions I wrote made it through – it helps when you know you too can make a difference.
    It is also heart warming to know that the Membership varies just like our country, it isn’t all one sided and it makes for good debate.
    F/Y
    Chet

  • chetbacon posted an update 2 years, 8 months ago

    Southington Grange #25 in CT will be holding 3&4 Degree Work on Monday 4/23/2012 with a Pot Luck Supper at 6:30PM followed by degree work at 7:30pm.
    The Treasurer and Secretary are busy at work for Inspection that night!

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  • chetbacon posted an update 2 years, 9 months ago

    Waffle Breakfast March 3rd 2011 at Southington Grange 25. 7:30-11am – great food and toppings FRESH made!

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  • chetbacon posted an update 2 years, 9 months ago

    Still working on Grange #25’s publication. Terri F has been a great help as well as our Pomona Master Robert C. – both are in our State’s Public Relations