MCE: Vote No on Prop A – August 7 Primary

Environmental protection depends on the rights of workers to blow the whistle on health, safety, and environmental violations. Therefore, Missouri Coalition for the Environment (MCE) stands by labor organizations in opposition to Proposition A on Tuesday, August 7, 2018. Labor unions support workers who push back against short-sighted decisions and corporate actions that prioritize profit…

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MCE: Vote No on Prop A – August 7 Primary

MCE Requests Public Hearing on MO & MS Rivers Confluence Permit

July 23, 2018 Mr. Charles Frerker United States Army Corps of Engineers Attn: CEMVS-OD-F 1222 Spruce Ave. St. Louis, MO 63103-2833 Re: P-3093 and P-3098 Dear Mr. Frerker: The Missouri Coalition for the Environment (MCE) requests a public hearing on Department of the Army permit applications P-3093 and P-3098. These proposals will potentially increase the…

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Growing for Pantries Workshop RSVP

Growing for Pantries Workshop RSVP Join us at the Growing for Pantries: Fresh Food for All workshop to learn how community gardens, congregations, and food pantries can unite in the effort to reduce food insecurity in St. Louis. Gateway Greening, Operation Food Search, and MCE have come together through the St. Louis Food Policy Coalition to make this…

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Farm 411: Blue Heron Orchard

Blue Heron Orchard             Blue Heron Orchard, a five acre orchard located near Hannibal, MO, has been certified organic since 1990, and is also the only organic orchard in the state of Missouri! Dan Kelly, who runs the farm, walked us through the rows of apple trees, which were sporting…

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Farm 411: Althoff Farms

Althoff Farms Althoff Farms, a 14 acre farm, was started in 2012 and is run by Heather and Dan Althoff near LaPrairie, IL. On a nice evening in mid-June we dropped by to talk to Heather about what she does and see several of her cows, which were lounging in the grass (along with some…

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