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New Study Suggests Organic Farming Can Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions - Green Matters

Fri, 2017-11-17 16:40

Green Matters

New Study Suggests Organic Farming Can Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Green Matters
A concern around organic farming has been that it requires more land to produce just as much food as conventional growing, which could lead to deforestation and other land use shifts that would increase greenhouse gas emissions. But, according to the ...

Viewpoint: Organic food fight over hydroponics about money—and ... - Genetic Literacy Project

Fri, 2017-11-17 07:04

Genetic Literacy Project

Viewpoint: Organic food fight over hydroponics about money—and ...
Genetic Literacy Project
Sustainable farming can't actually be sustainable if farmers can't make money doing it. So there's a certain irony in the organic farmers who, because of t.

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Organic-food purists assail the designation for hydroponics - WHSV

Thu, 2017-11-16 16:46

WHSV

Organic-food purists assail the designation for hydroponics
WHSV
Can a tomato grown in a nutrient solution instead of dirt be called 'organic'? Some purists don't think so.

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Eating Organic Is Not As Good for the Environment As You Think - Newsweek

Thu, 2017-11-16 13:03

Newsweek

Eating Organic Is Not As Good for the Environment As You Think
Newsweek
Organic food is trendy and expensive, but would a complete switch to organic food offer a magic solution to sustainable food production? An analysis published ...

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These Organic Foods Are a Total Waste of Money - The Cheat Sheet

Thu, 2017-11-16 11:14

These Organic Foods Are a Total Waste of Money
The Cheat Sheet
While buying organic might always seem like the better option, there are instances where you will be wasting your money. Organic food does have its benefits, but there is a still a lot you should know before purchasing this pricey label. When it comes ...

Organic-food purists assail the designation for hydroponics - The Spokesman-Review

Wed, 2017-11-15 18:05

The Spokesman-Review

Organic-food purists assail the designation for hydroponics
The Spokesman-Review
Many traditional organic farmers and their supporters say allowing hydroponic farms to be certified organic erodes the integrity of the $16 billion U.S. organic produce industry. To them, organic farming is about far more than not using toxic ...
Organic hydroponics likely to provoke legal challengeCapital Press

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Is Organic Food Healthier?: All the Factors Analyzed - Earth911.com - Earth911.com

Wed, 2017-11-15 17:12

Earth911.com

Is Organic Food Healthier?: All the Factors Analyzed - Earth911.com
Earth911.com
Organic food has become incredibly popular in the past five years, and as consumer demand continues to grow, most major supermarkets have begun offering ...

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Chile expands organic production - The Packer

Wed, 2017-11-15 11:31

Chile expands organic production
The Packer
Eric Coty, executive director of South American imports with The Oppenheimer Group, Vancouver, British Columbia, said the company plans to market organic apples from Chile, as demand is strong and the protocols are straightforward. Dole Food Co.

Asia Making Strides in Global Organic Food Market - WorldPressOnline (press release)

Wed, 2017-11-15 04:18

Asia Making Strides in Global Organic Food Market
WorldPressOnline (press release)
London – Asia is showing some of the highest growth in the global organic food market. New research by Ecovia Intelligence (formerly Organic Monitor) shows that some Asian country markets are reporting double-digit growth rates, with regional sales ...

Organic-Food Purists Assail the Designation for Hydroponics - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 2017-11-14 23:40

U.S. News & World Report

Organic-Food Purists Assail the Designation for Hydroponics
U.S. News & World Report
The National Organic Standards Board, which advises the U.S. Department of Agriculture, voted in early November 2017 to allow produce raised hydroponically without soil to be certified as organic. Following the vote, some traditional organic farmers ...

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Hydroponic histrionics? Organic purists assail designation - ABC News

Tue, 2017-11-14 23:40

Hydroponic histrionics? Organic purists assail designation
ABC News
Many traditional organic farmers and their supporters say allowing hydroponic farms to be certified organic erodes the integrity of the $16 billion U.S. organic produce industry. To them, organic farming is about far more than not using toxic ...

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Talking turkey: Butterball is going organic - USA TODAY

Tue, 2017-11-14 12:20

USA TODAY

Talking turkey: Butterball is going organic
USA TODAY
Last year, sales of organic food hit $43 billion, an all-time high. That was up 8.4% from the previous year, according to the Washington, D.C.-based Organic Trade Association, based in Washington, D.C.. Some wonder what took a company like Butterball ...

Residue standards for organic food is a step in the right direction:CSE - Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (blog)

Tue, 2017-11-14 08:17

Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (blog)

Residue standards for organic food is a step in the right direction:CSE
Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (blog)
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) took its final step to regulate organic food in India. It recently operationalised its regulations on organic food which will regulate manufacture, sale, distribution and import of organic food ...

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Global Organic Baby Food Market to Reach $11592 Million by 2023 - Allied Market Research - PR Newswire (press release)

Tue, 2017-11-14 08:06

Global Organic Baby Food Market to Reach $11592 Million by 2023 - Allied Market Research
PR Newswire (press release)
According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Organic Baby Food Market by Product and Mode of sale: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023," the organic baby food market was valued at $5,834 million in ...

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USDA delays Obama's organic livestock standards for review - Food Safety News

Tue, 2017-11-14 00:00

Food Safety News

USDA delays Obama's organic livestock standards for review
Food Safety News
The USDA is today publishing a notice in the Federal Register to further delay and reconsider new mandates for handling and transporting livestock and providing avian “living conditions” for poultry raised as organic food. Without the action, the new ...

Another reason to buy organic: Pesticides might seep into your produce - Well+Good

Mon, 2017-11-13 13:32

Well+Good

Another reason to buy organic: Pesticides might seep into your produce
Well+Good
If you're still on the fence about paying up for organic groceries, this might help you make up your mind: Pesticides sprayed on conventional produce doesn't necessarily just stay on the peel or skin—it might actually seep into the tissue of the fruit ...

How Grocery Brand Amy's Kitchen Was Able to Open a Fast-Food Chain Offering Organic Meals With Gluten-Free and ... - Entrepreneur

Mon, 2017-11-13 08:33

Entrepreneur

How Grocery Brand Amy's Kitchen Was Able to Open a Fast-Food Chain Offering Organic Meals With Gluten-Free and ...
Entrepreneur
“Organic is such a deeply held value of Amy's that we never thought about doing it in any other way than using organic ingredients,” Schiefer says, noting that Amy's founding mission was to make tasty organic food “accessible” to as many people as ...