Putin wants Russia to become world’s organic food superpower but first hopes … – RT

RT Putin wants Russia to become world’s organic food superpower but first hopes …RT Bryan MacDonald is a journalist. He began his career in journalism aged 15 in his home town of Carlow, Ireland, with the Nationalist & Leinster Times, while still a schoolboy. Later he studied journalism in Dublin and worked for the Weekender […]

Organic food and malformations in the urinary tract (hypospadias) in newborn boys – Medical Xpress

Medical Xpress Organic food and malformations in the urinary tract (hypospadias) in newborn boysMedical Xpress From the data, organic vegetables emerge as the food category with the greatest impact on the result. The analyses take into account various background factors among the mothers, such as age, diet in general, level of education, income, and if […]

Forsman and Bodenfors Explains ‘Organic’ Food

  Sweden’s Forsman & Bodenfors, best known for testing Jean-Claude Van Damme’s flexibility and, more recently, creating a Seventh Seal/Sound of Music “mash-up” of sorts for UNICEF, tackles a tricky word in its newest ad: organic. Everyone in marketing …  Brought to you by Google News. Read the rest of the article here

Sales Of Organic Food Skyrocket

Sales Of Organic Food SkyrocketModern Farmer This past year has found a huge jump in the sales of organic products, especially in non-food organics. What does this news mean? A recent survey from the Organic Trade Association finds some encouraging news for, well, organizations like the Organic … Brought to you by Google News. Read the […]

Is organic food safer and healthier? The guy in charge of US organics won’t say.

The Durango Herald Is organic food safer and healthier? The guy in charge of US organics won’t say.Washington Post (blog) Are consumers right to think that organic food is safer and healthier? It seems like a straightforward question, especially for Miles McEvoy, the chief of the National Organic Program at USDA. That’s the section of […]

How the government allows chemicals in “organic” food

CCTV-America How the government allows chemicals in “organic” foodWashington Post (blog) You might think the USDA “organic” label is reserved for foods produced without any man-made chemicals. But under government rules, “organic” food may be grown or processed with the aid of scores of synthetic substances, as long as those chemicals …Demand for organic food soars […]

5 Simple Ways to Save Money on Organic Food

U.S. News & World Report 5 Simple Ways to Save Money on Organic FoodU.S. News & World Report This poses a challenge for those who like to buy organic food, since it tends to be especially pricey. However, it doesn’t have to be that way. There are ways to buy organic food and be cost-conscious […]

Romanian Corn Imports to U.S. Surge as Shoppers Demand Organic – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Romanian Corn Imports to U.S. Surge as Shoppers Demand OrganicBloomberg Sales of foods certified by the U.S. as free of synthetic chemicals or genetic engineering reached $35.9 billion in 2014, an 11 percent increase over 2013 and about 5.1 percent of U.S. grocery spending. The organic sector’s average annual growth of …Organic Food: US […]

Costco Partners with Amira to Boost Organic Food Business – Analyst Blog

Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) has partnered with Amira Nature Foods Ltd (ANFI) to sell the latter’s organic products at its stores in Arizona, Nevada, California, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah. Brought to you by Yahoo! News. Read the rest of the article here

Why are organic farmers across Britain giving up?

Consumers still eat it up — but more and more farmers are deserting organic, complaining that it costs a fortune and rowing with the Soil Association. Susanna Rustin put on her wellies to find out why they’re down on the farm Darren and Julia Quenault took their first delivery of non-organic cattle feed a few […]

Organic food back on the menu after sales surge

Organic food is seeing a revival with sales up £1.4million a week amid evidence of nutrition benefits and the launch of budget ranges in discount stores. Brought to you by Yahoo! News. Read the rest of the article here

Organic Food, Coonskin Caps and Hula Hoops

There are fads, there are fads that become something more than fads and there are fads that evolve into eternal reality. Where in this taxonomy does organic food fit? Brought to you by Yahoo! News. Read the rest of the article here