Daily Archives: May 15, 2010

Cancer and the Environment

The President’s Cancer Panel is the Mount Everest of the medical mainstream, so it is astonishing to learn that it is poised to join Cancer and the Environmentranks with the organic food movement and declare: chemicals threaten our bodies.

The tobacco farmer and the law

It is easy enough to find evidence of the lingering presence of tobacco growing in Motueka – it’s standing there in clear view of tobacco farmerpassing traffic on the Motueka Valley Highway, the remnants of Laurie Jury’s latest crop.