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Groups want organic dairy rule approved

December 5, 2019

Rule prohibits continuous transitions and cycling of dairy animals into and out of organic production.

Sanders outlines vision to protect organic and family-based Ag in Story City

December 5, 2019

Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders laid out his vision to intertwine big-scale climate change solutions with efforts to protect the integrity of organic and family farming in his message to Iowa farmers at Fairview Lodge in Story City on Thursday evening.

From the ground up: Organic growers sprout fresh ideas for future of agriculture

December 3, 2019

)ne of the first farm-to-table operations in the region, Grain Place Foods is looking to teach others about organic farming and continue its regenerative ways into the future.

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.