Constrution zone at San Health Foundation. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Business / Economy

Hollister healthcare center goes green

San Benito Health Foundation installs solar panels, retrofits lighting and moves to bioethanol generator.

JSM Organics grows organic produce and flowers. Photos courtesy of JSM Organics.

Agriculture

JSM Organics receives national grant

Aromas farm awarded $5,000 to support sustainable agriculture practices.

Members of Boy Scout Troop 436 receive their sustainability merit badges during San Benito County's first annual Earth Day celebration on April 20. Photos by Carmel de Bertaut.

Business / Economy

First annual Earth Day celebration sprouts in San Benito County

Local groups share a message of sustainability.

Hollister Boy Scout Troop 436 reaching into a pile of compost at Recology's South Valley Organics facility in Gilroy. Photo provided.

Children and Youth

Hollister Boy Scout Troop sees composting site up close

Troop learns compost can offer environmental benefits for San Benito County.

Jane and Mike Hulme, with one of their friendly Guernsey goats. Photos provided by the Hulmes.

Agriculture

Evergreen Acres Farms makes sweet milk from goats

Mike and Jane Hulme work to bring healthy, Grade A-certified products to their local clientele

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Business / Economy

Business Council Request to AMBAG on Process, Population Projections, Funding Threats

Sentiments shared by the SBC Business Council to COG and AMBAG re: planning processes, community engagement, population projections and threats to transportation funding.