Seems our lettuce is being contaminated with rocket fuel!!
Lovely! AND Bush is not letting anyone talk about it!!! Even better.
|Perchlorate pollution in drinking water has become a major concern in some 20 states across the country, after an EPA recommendation last year that found perchlorate in drinking water poses dangers to human health, particularly to infant development, in concentrations above one part per billion.|
|The results: Four of the 22 samples tested were found to contain perchlorate in excess of 30 parts per billion, with the highest --- "mixed organic baby greens" --- registering 121 ppb.(emphasis added)|
If only I could get things to growin the winter. I always put stuff in pots, but they die....(maybe because I am terrible at watering them, and they don't get enough light? : )
because god forbid we might not be ready to invade another country on a moment's notice.... :
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