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5 must-attend organic sessions at Expo East

September 5, 2019

As you plan your schedule for Natural Products Expo East 2019, be sure to add these organic sessions to your schedule; they'll cover everything from opportunities and barriers in organic food and non-food products to international trade and climate change.

The Benefits of Bacteria in Organic Apples

September 2, 2019

A new study shows there is more “good” bacteria in organic apples.

Date set for final arguments in landmark organic animal welfare case

August 27, 2019

Organic Trade Assoc. says it is 'confident about the strength of this case'

On the organic trail: Organic Week focuses on sales trends, hemp

June 5, 2019

Hemp offers great potential for organic, as almost all is grown conventionally, but some states are more open to the product than others.

Let Organic Be Organic - Op Ed by Laura Batcha, Organic Trade Association

May 20, 2019

More than 200 leaders from organic businesses, farms, and ranches of all sizes from all regions of the country are coming to Washington this week with one goal in mind: Repair the organic public-private partnership and halt the bureaucratic foot-dragging that is stymieing this vibrant industry.

LIVE streaming from Organic Week conference

May 16, 2019

It’s time to double-down on big ideas and better solutions. In the backdrop of the nation’s capital, join us LIVE ON FACEBOOK at the epicenter of culinary creativity for a collaborative event about the future of organic. We’ll explore leading-edge thinking, discuss bold strategies, and take incremental steps to advance policy and private sector solutions.

Report Details Overall Benefits of Organic Production

March 26, 2019

A new report that was recently released aggregates information from more than 300 peer-reviewed, scientific studies that highlight the auxiliary benefits of organic production.  The Roadmap to an Organic California: Benefits Report is the first offering from the California Certified Organic Farmers (CCOF) Roadmap to an Organic California project.

GRO Organic gains momentum

March 21, 2019

Undeterred by the USDA's move to stop an organic checkoff program, at Expo West, organic leaders rallied around a voluntary, opt-in checkoff program, GRO Organic and new messaging from Organic Voices.

US organic body launches industry-focused fraud prevention program

March 20, 2019

Assessing ingredients and supply chains for potential fraud, planning to address vulnerabilities and ensure mitigation efforts are effective are all steps in a new company-based anti-fraud program.

Two years in the making, Organic Trade Association launches Anti-Fraud Program

March 18, 2019

The association’s new Organic Fraud Prevention Solutions program, finally out in the wild after a multiyear warmup period, aims to pinpoint potential cases of fraud in the organic supply chain.