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- Coops Rock! - A website giving a general overview of the cooperative movement that is directed at young people, particularly teenagers.
It has a very brief, illustration-heavy overview of just a few pages, then a blog where regular articles are posted.
This website is still under development, so stay tuned for more features and updates.
- Kootenay Co-op Radio - The regions very own listener supported cooperative radio station.
- Nelson Car Share Co-op - Save time, money and the environment by joining the Car Share Co-op.
- CBAN- Canadian Biotechnology Action network - CBAN Mission-to promote food sovereignty and democratic decision-making on science and technology issues in order to protect the integrity of the environment, health, food, and the livelihoods of people in Canada and around the world by facilitating, informing and organizing civil society action, researching, and providing information to government for policy development.
- Organic Agriculture Protection Fund - One of the goals of the OAPF Committee is to continue to lobby all levels of government against introduction of genetically engineered (GE) wheat, other genetically engineered crops, or any genetically engineered substance prohibited by certified organic standards.
We are also working on other fronts to lobby for regulations that will prohibit GMO contamination, and for the enforcement of regulations that make the biotech companies accountable for the consequences of their actions.
To date we have addressed parliamentary committees, the Senate, the federal Agriculture Minister and the Prime Minister himself. Members of the OAPF Committee are also involved in important initiatives regarding seed purity and agricultural research where they constantly defend GMO-free agriculture.
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Food and Nutrition
- Michael Pollan - Author and Food Activist Michael Pollan has written many best selling books and countless articles about food and nutrition and the role it plays in our society today.
- Dr Mercola - Dr Mercola covers all natural healing bases. Sign up to recieve his e-newsletter where he challenges health and healing myths and introduces the reader to new and facinating research, traditional remedies and how to make informed decisions for one's own health and well-being.
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