Re: [gardeners]Cabbage Loopers [was: Seeds]

Cheryl & Erich Schaefer (
Fri, 16 Jan 1998 14:24:30 -0500 (EST)

>>I am using standard row covers and so far, the state organic
>>cert folks haven't complained about it.
>You're just not "pure" enough to know. If the Feds set up their cert
>program the way they do everything else you will have to have blood and
>urine tests to be certain you are growing the "proper" herbs. Not to
>mention a monthly physical to ensure your body is pure enough to be
>involved in certified organic growing. Just see what the FDA and the Ag
>Dept has done to everything from soup to nuts to ensure that absolutely no
>one will ever catch anything.

I take it you are not a democrat, George. :-)

Cheryl Schaefer
Zone 5 in the fabulous Finger Lakes of NY