Organic Food Scams: Congress Should Investigate | National Review – National Review

National Review Organic Food Scams: Congress Should Investigate | National ReviewNational ReviewUntil consumers get answers and people in charge are held accountable, Congress should not allocate one more dime in tax money to help fund the organic … and more » Brought to you by Google News. Read the rest of the article here

Congress Should Investigate the Organic Scam – National Review

National Review Congress Should Investigate the Organic ScamNational ReviewBut before we hand over more tax dollars to this feckless bureaucracy, Congress should demand hearings about NOP’s complicity in what might be the biggest consumer scam in decades: the sale of phony organic food. Last month, the USDA’s inspector … and more » Brought to you by Google […]

Is your organic food really organic? – Seattle Times

Seattle Times Is your organic food really organic?Seattle TimesLast month, a report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) revealed its failure to make sure that imported organic foods actually meet USDA organic standards. Part of this was a failure to check documents and do audits, but perhaps most … Brought to you by Google […]

A Different Type Of Snack: Henry County students learn about organic food – Martinsville Bulletin

Martinsville Bulletin A Different Type Of Snack: Henry County students learn about organic foodMartinsville BulletinAn initiative to help connect schools with local food producers to purchase fresh and healthy options for the students, Henry County Public Schools partnered with Woods Produce, a local provider, who delivered hundreds of apples for consumption by kids … Brought […]

Organic food catching on in India | All media content | DW | 06.10.2017 – Deutsche Welle

Deutsche Welle Organic food catching on in India | All media content | DW | 06.10.2017Deutsche WelleIndia’s organic food sector is still young, but 20 percent annual growth is predicted. With demand rising mainly in cities, critics warn even certified products may … and more » Brought to you by Google News. Read the rest of the […]

Organic food purchases are on the rise — but could grow more with cheaper products – Food Dive

Organic food purchases are on the rise — but could grow more with cheaper productsFood DiveHalf of U.S. consumers say they’re most likely to purchase fresh produce when they’re buying organic, according to a new Mintel market report. Next comes meat, poultry and seafood items (41%), juice (39%), and dairy, milk and yogurt products (38%). […]

Unilever Buys Brazil’s Mae Terra Organic Food Business for … – Fox Business

Unilever Buys Brazil’s Mae Terra Organic Food Business for …Fox BusinessAnglo-Dutch food and personal-care products company Unilever PLC (ULVR.LN) on Monday announced its third acquisition in less than a month with the …Unilever to buy Brazilian organic food business Mãe TerraFinancial TimesUnilever to acquire Mãe Terra – Unilever Plc (NYSE:UL) | Seeking …Seeking AlphaUnilever to buy […]

Earth Fare organic foods store to bring 130 jobs to Roanoke – WSLS

WFIR News Talk Radio Earth Fare organic foods store to bring 130 jobs to RoanokeWSLSROANOKE, Va. – Earth Fare, a specialty organic and natural foods grocery store, will bring healthier, natural food choices and nearly 130 jobs to Roanoke. Earth Fare will host a job fair Oct. 4-6 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at […]

Organic food maker Hain revamps board in win for activist investor – Reuters

just-food.com (subscription) Organic food maker Hain revamps board in win for activist investorReuters(Reuters) – Hain Celestial Group Inc, under pressure from activist shareholder Engaged Capital LLC to make drastic changes at the U.S. organic food company, said on Thursday it would name six new directors to its board, including the hedge fund’s founder.Hain Celestial, activist […]

New Research Examines the Way We Shop for Organic Food – Organic Authority

Organic Authority New Research Examines the Way We Shop for Organic FoodOrganic AuthorityTwo newly published articles are delving into the way we shop for organic food. The first, a study from Denmark, found that organic food shopping is habit-forming. The second, an article published in the Washington Post, explored the alleged misbelief … and more » […]

Is Organic Food Really Better? – Beliefnet

Beliefnet Is Organic Food Really Better?BeliefnetConsumers spent 43.3 billion dollars on organic food in 2015, and that amount continues to rise each year. This is an incredibly popular industry driven by some clever marketing; organic food is portrayed as healthier, tastier, and better for the … and more » Brought to you by Google News. Read […]

Americans have insatiable hunger for organic chicken – The Denver Post

The Denver Post Americans have insatiable hunger for organic chickenThe Denver PostU.S. producers sold $750 million of organic chickens last year, surging 78 percent from 2015, according to data released Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. That makes chicken meat the third-largest agricultural commodity, trailing milk at … Brought to you by Google News. […]