Originally posted on http://ift.tt/13mgxE0 :

Know this area well; glad to see California setting a standard. Oregon had its chance this legislative session and guess what? Yep, that's right the back pocket legislators owned by the timber industry turned a blind eye. Shame on Oregon! Stay tuned the people are taking steps to move ahead without them. Direct Democracy Baby!

Pesticide use near schools triggers a push for statewide regulations
Rio Mesa High School sits just outside the strawberry growing hub of Oxnard and is surrounded by vast fields of the juicy red fruit.