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Only Organic News Overview 6-15

Some farmers transition to organic production to earn premium prices paid for organic crops. Others switch to make their farms more sustainable. But for some farmers transitioning to organic is a...

By | June 15th, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic News Overview 6-8

You see the labels out there – organic, cage-free, natural – but what do they actually mean? The Chicago Tribune explores how to be smarter about buying organic produce. Also in the news, decline...

By | June 8th, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic Summer Twitter Party

In celebration of the summer season, we’ve gathered our favorite supporting brands to offer you a fun and informative Twitter chat with excellent panelists and awesome giveaways. What: Twitter ...

By | June 6th, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic News Overview 6-1

This month, the U.S. Justice Department is expected to approve a merger of two huge corporations, Monsanto and Bayer, and the consequences could be enormous. Green groups and opponents of the powerfu...

By | June 1st, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic News Overview 5-25

Organic farms should not be seen as a threat to the conventional sector, but instead a protective relative. Almost a century ago, Monsanto opened a chemical factory in Anniston, Ala., and Mathieu Ass...

By | May 25th, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic News Overview 5-18

U.S. government researchers have uncovered evidence that some popular weedkilling products, like Monsanto’s widely used Roundup, are potentially more toxic to human cells than their active ingredie...

By | May 18th, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic News Overview 5-11

Last week, the Department of Agriculture published a long-awaited draft rule implementing a groundbreaking disclosure law for foods with genetically modified ingredients, commonly called GMOs. But ...

By | May 11th, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic News Overview 5-4

On Thursday, the USDA released a proposed rule to implement the mandatory GMO disclosure law passed in 2016. The proposed rule has a 60-day comment period for consumers to weigh in on mandatory GMO l...

By | May 4th, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic News Overview, 4-27

A California state appeals court dealt Monsanto a legal defeat on Thursday, ruling the state was well within in its legal bounds when it decided to list a weed-killing chemical as a possible canc...

By | April 27th, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic News Overview, 4-20

This week in the news EWG launches their shopping guide to pesticides in produce. Review the clean fifteen and the dirty dozen to guide your purchasing decisions in the marketplace. Modern Farmers He...

By | April 20th, 2018 | Organic News

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