Category Archives: Farm Opinion

Drakes Bay Oyster Company EIS Comments

Marin County Farm Bureau submitted the following letter on the  Environmental Impact Statement {EIS} for the  Drakes Bay Oyster Company Special Use Permit: Re:      EIS on Drakes Bay Oyster Company Special Use Permit   Dear Superintendant Muldoon The Marin County Farm … Continue reading

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Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems

The State Water Resources Control Board has rewritten their Policy regarding OWTS’s (Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems) because last year they received so much public input on the original policy which would have been devastating to anyone who has a septic system.  … Continue reading

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SB 588 Status Update

Great news!!!  According to Noreen Evans’ staff, SB 588, which would have given the Coastal Commission unilateral authority to assess fines and penalties, has been pulled!  It will not be heard in the Senate Judiciary Committee May 3rd 2011, is … Continue reading

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Farm Team

FARM TEAM, created and managed by the California Farm Bureau Federation, is a quick and easy way to communicate with elected officials on important issues facing agriculture.   Click on the logo below to sign up for FARM TEAM Action … Continue reading

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