PCC Sound Consumer August 2007 | PCC Natural Markets

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August 2007

Saving Puget Sound

An historic opportunity?

by John Lombard

The Puget Sound Partnership, created by the state legislature earlier this year to plan and coordinate restoration of the Sound, provides an opportunity for bold, creative action to conserve the natural heritage of our region. But only if we, as interested members of the public, make clear that we will settle for nothing less.

PCC Redmond earns Gold for “green” building

A small group of dedicated PCC Farmland Trust supporters has created a special opportunity for saving farmland. They’ve joined together to create the Ames Creek Challenge Grant. This grant will allow other donors to increase the value of their donations by 50 percent.

New all-natural, local milk: Golden Glen Creamery

You may already be a fan of the Golden Glen cheeses sold in PCC’s delis — a variety of herbed cheddars and feta. But now you’ll be seeing Golden Glen milk in the dairy case as well. What makes it special?

The PCC Farmland Trust logo

Stepping onto good soil

by Alicia Lundquist Guy

Announcement about tour of the Ames Creek Farm Tour held in September, as part of the King County Harvest Tour, and a warm welcome to the Trust's new communications and development director, Kelly Sanderbeck. Article about the Ames Creek Challenge Grant and a letter about Ames Creek.