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8 Substances Removed from USDA's Approved List for Use in Organics
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July 17, 2017
The USDA has published a rule removing eight substances from the National List of approved organic products, including three previously…
carrageenan in food like ice cream is harmful
May 2, 2016
A new report from the Cornucopia Institute outlines the dangers of carrageenan in food, just in time for the NOSB…
USDA Organic Farms All Cracked Up?
April 25, 2016
The Cornucopia Institute filed a lawsuit against the USDA after two agrobusiness executives were appointed to NOSB seats reserved for…
NOSB
May 14, 2014
Arrests and protests at the National Organic Standards Board meeting signify major discord and may threaten the future of organic…
January 17, 2013
On January 15th, the USDA announced the appointment of Dr. Francis Thicke, Ph.D. by Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to the National…
May 18, 2012
A "conspiracy" between corporate agribusiness and the USDA is being dubbed "The Organic Watergate" by the nation's leading organic farming…