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Meet the 9 Black-Owned Businesses Making Organic Mainstream
August 17, 2020
Black-owned businesses are having a long overdue moment.
Organic Hydroponic Operations Allegedly Using Glyphosate
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April 29, 2019
Allegations that organic hydroponic operations are using glyphosate have revealed a worrisome loophole in organic standards.
Global Organic Market Projected to Reach $323 Billion By 2024
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April 12, 2019
The organic food and beverage market will only continue to grow in the next few years, according to data from…
Eating Healthy Doesn't Have to Be Expensive, Study Finds
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March 13, 2019
Researchers found that by relying on bulk stores and committing to menu planning, it was possible to feed a family…
California to Launch Organic-to-School Pilot Program
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February 25, 2019
The program will increase access to organics for students from low-income families and will help support California's organic farmers.
Organic Food is Getting Cheaper, New Report Shows
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January 25, 2019
Premiums on organic food are growing slimmer – and in some cases have disappeared entirely, according to a new market…
American-Produced Organics More than Double in Five Years
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January 16, 2019
American farms and ranches sold nearly $7.6 billion in organic food in 2016, and organic farms grew to nearly 14,000.
Transparent Organic Grain Sales Facilitated By Startup Mercaris
October 3, 2018
An American startup platform combats organic fraud and provides a marketplace for the open sale of non-GMO and organic grain.
OTA Moves Forward With Organic Checkoff Program (Without the USDA)
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September 10, 2018
Following the USDA's abandonment of the organic checkoff program that had been in development for five years, the OTA is…
Organic Industry Organizes 'New Era' After USDA Cancels Checkoff Program
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May 31, 2018
After USDA decided to pull the national organic program's checkoff campaign, industry leaders reassess their own abilities to promote the…