$SNES Target the Pest, Not the Ecosytem The Farallones and Dangerous Chemical Brodifacoum Op-Ed sonomacountygazette.com/son... Given .. Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary here, we have a clear mandate to carefully explore the potential of available non-toxic contraceptive rodent baits .. without the downside adverse impacts posed by the current poison proposal. California Certified Organic Farmers has provided approval to Lundberg Farms, one of the largest organic rice farms in the state, to use ContraPest, a contraceptive bait with none of the dangers posed by conventional anticoagulant rodenticides, with EPA approval granted as of Sept. 9, 2019. ... And the public will soon have a key opportunity to be directly involved in decisions about the Farallones poisoning scheme at an upcoming meeting where the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council is expected to vote on the issue, on February 19 at the Bodega Bay Firehouse from 9 am to 4:45 pm.