Dear EarthTalk: I recently saw an article extolling the virtues of natural gas as an abundant, inexpensive and domestically produced automotive fuel. Is this going to be the automotive fuel of the future and how green is it? — Jason Kincaide, New Bedford, MA

Sample Future Vintages From The Barrel During Garden State Wine Growers Association’s Annual Barrel Trail & Wine Tasting Weekend July 14-15

STATE–On the weekend of July 14 and 15th, New Jersey wine enthusiasts will get a chance to sample future award-winning vintages direct from the barrel of their favorite winery when the Garden State Wine Grower’s Association’s Barrel Trail and Wine Tasting Weekend is held at participating wineries across the state.