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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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Only Organic News Overview 4-13

By agreeing to sell additional assets, German drug and pesticide manufacturer Bayer has reached a deal with the U.S. Department of Justice for antitrust approval of its $62.5 billion bid to acquire M...

By | April 13th, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic News Overview 4-6

New science shows bee-killing pesticides are unnecessary on most farms. Alternatives to neonicotinoid insecticide seed coatings are available, which save farmers money and better protect the environm...

By | April 6th, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic’s Annual Mother’s Day Twitter Party 5-8

In honor of Mother’s Day, we’ve gathered our favorite supporting brands to offer you a fun and informative Twitter chat with excellent panelists and awesome giveaways. What: Twitter party to ...

By | April 3rd, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic News Overview 3-30

This week in the news, we saw that confinement in gestation crates is still an issue. Hundreds of food retailers and the giant pork producer Smithfield have pledged to eliminate gestation crates for ...

By | March 30th, 2018 | Organic News

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Food Industry Leaders Call on Congress to Help Expand Domestic Production of Organic Food in Next Farm Bill

WASHINGTON – Despite growing consumer demand for organic foods, domestic production of many organic crops and commodities, like organic grains, has struggled to keep pace, leaving many American com...

By | March 27th, 2018 | Organic News

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Only Organic News Overview 3-23

France was the first country to ban supermarkets from throwing away unused food — and the world is taking notice. Food waste is a huge, and expensive, global issue. France is way ahead of other cou...

By | March 23rd, 2018 | Organic News

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