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WHOLE FOODS DEFEATED OCCUPY THE FARM PRESS RELEASE

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Gill Tract Farming Continues, UC Development Faces Referendum, Lawsuits, Whole Foods Withdrawal Created on 30 September 2012 ###FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE### SEPTEMBER 30, 2012 ### On Sunday September 30th, renegade farmers once again broke into the Gill Tract to tend to acres of food crops planted throughout a three-week protest on the land earlier this Spring. Sunday’s farming-action follows several critical developments in the battle to defend Gill Tract agricultural land from a controversial University of California development project. On Wednesday September 19th, Alameda County verified a “Keep Albany Local” petition … Continued

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