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Saving organically - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Fri, 2017-08-18 23:03

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Saving organically
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
The Consumer Reports' Food Safety and Sustainability Center says produce is the highest priority thing to buy organic, to avoid pesticide residues. But even within that category you can cut costs with this loose guideline: If a fruit or vegetable has a ...

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Encinitas farm stand provides pay-what-you-can organics - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Fri, 2017-08-18 18:23

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Encinitas farm stand provides pay-what-you-can organics
The San Diego Union-Tribune
The produce stand at Coastal Roots farm offered a colorful array of organic fruits and vegetables on Thursday, with heirloom tomatoes, lettuce, cucumbers and other goods, all at market prices — unless you can't afford it. In that case, the fresh ...

Yes, You Are Definitely Ingesting Pesticides. Here's Why It's Not A Problem - Forbes

Fri, 2017-08-18 12:31

Forbes

Yes, You Are Definitely Ingesting Pesticides. Here's Why It's Not A Problem
Forbes
There is no link between pesticide residues on food and disease. Period. You will find lots of people claiming the links exist. You won't find their evidence, because there is none. Anyone who says otherwise is trying to sell you expensive organic food ...

Organic Foods Market Outlook Report 2017-2027 - PR Newswire (press release)

Fri, 2017-08-18 07:05

Organic Foods Market Outlook Report 2017-2027
PR Newswire (press release)
Nevertheless, retailers and food service outlets are catering to this trend with new product launches resulting in growing availability of organic food as more shelf space is allotted to these products in retail chains. In parallel to this, marketing ...

Maryland Sunrise Farm ahead of schedule in return to organic certification - CapitalGazette.com

Thu, 2017-08-17 17:35

CapitalGazette.com

Maryland Sunrise Farm ahead of schedule in return to organic certification
CapitalGazette.com
Generally, organic food is produced without the use of antibiotics, growth hormones, conventional pesticides and fertilizers made with synthetic ingredients. Fry's family's ties to agriculture stretch generations — she grew up around dairy cows, and ...

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Americans are buying more food at Walmart - Washington Post

Thu, 2017-08-17 14:47

Washington Post

Americans are buying more food at Walmart
Washington Post
The retailer on Thursday said food sales had grown to their highest level in five years, as Walmart expands its grocery business both in stores and online by adding more organic produce. The company is also testing grocery delivery in New York, and has ...

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Study: Organic onions have more antioxidants than conventional ones - Food Dive

Thu, 2017-08-17 10:02

Study: Organic onions have more antioxidants than conventional ones
Food Dive
While most Americans believe organic produce is healthier than conventionally grown produce, few are aware that there is actually very little research proving its farming practices results in "healthier" fruits or vegetables. This six-year long onion ...

Hydroponics proposals see little agreement from organic advisory board - Food Dive

Thu, 2017-08-17 07:26

Hydroponics proposals see little agreement from organic advisory board
Food Dive
The panel, which advises the U.S. Department of Agriculture on issues dealing with certified organic food and ingredients, has passed the hydroponic issue from meeting agenda to meeting agenda for years. The board has discussed and failed to act on ...

Plant manager wants Muscatine to convert food waste into fuel - Muscatine Journal

Wed, 2017-08-16 18:05

Muscatine Journal

Plant manager wants Muscatine to convert food waste into fuel
Muscatine Journal
Koch would like to visit schools, which also produce tons of food waste a day, and teach children about the program. He said it could be as easy as adding a third bin in the lunch room: one for garbage, one for recycling and one for organic food waste.

Eat vegan, clean or organic food on a student budget - The Times

Wed, 2017-08-16 17:04

The Times

Eat vegan, clean or organic food on a student budget
The Times
When James McAvoy's character leaves home for university in the 2006 film Starter for 10, his mother's last forlorn piece of advice rings briefly in his ears; don't forget to eat some fruit and vegetables. Even at the time, the joke was an old and not ...

Organic Produce Tops US Organic Shoppers Grocery Lists - WholeFoods Magazine

Wed, 2017-08-16 15:00

WholeFoods Magazine

Organic Produce Tops US Organic Shoppers Grocery Lists
WholeFoods Magazine
Americans are buying more organic produce and would buy even more if it were less expensive. When compared to such food categories as dairy, meat, seafood, poultry and juice, half of consumers say, in new research from Mintel, they are more likely to ...

Organic food still on the up - The Scottish Farmer

Wed, 2017-08-16 11:31

Footprint

Organic food still on the up
The Scottish Farmer
SALES of organic products have continued to escalate as consumers increasingly opt for food choices that they perceive as healthier. New figures from the Soil Association show that sales of UK organic produce between July 2016 and July 2017 grew by ...
Health-conscious millennials drive organic growthFootprint

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Organic and Conventional Crops —Brought to You by Modern ... - HuffPost

Wed, 2017-08-16 09:37

HuffPost

Organic and Conventional Crops —Brought to You by Modern ...
HuffPost
Despite the rustic image, organic production leans heavily on science As a pioneer of genetically modified crop technology, I often get questions ab...
Do organic and conventional farmers use similar amounts of ...Genetic Literacy Project

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10 ways to save on organic groceries | Food/Drink | fredericksburg ... - Fredericksburg.com

Tue, 2017-08-15 20:01

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10 ways to save on organic groceries | Food/Drink | fredericksburg ...
Fredericksburg.com
Organic groceries can cost you more than twice as much as conventional groceries. For example, you could get a basket filled with conventional chicken, eggs, ...

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This Woman Brings Low-Cost Organic Groceries to Food Deserts in LA - Brit + Co

Mon, 2017-08-14 16:41

Brit + Co

This Woman Brings Low-Cost Organic Groceries to Food Deserts in LA
Brit + Co
Ladies First highlights women and girls who are making the world better for the rest of us. Each and every day, Los Angeles native Olympia Auset used to take a bus nearly two hours away from her own neighborhood of Culver City so she could have access ...

9 ways to save on organic groceries - The Morning Call - Allentown Morning Call

Mon, 2017-08-14 15:24

Allentown Morning Call

9 ways to save on organic groceries - The Morning Call
Allentown Morning Call
Organic groceries can cost you more than twice as much as conventional groceries. For example, you could get a basket filled with conventional chicken, eggs,

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Aldi's Deep Discounts on Organic Food Bring Welcome Relief to East New York Food Desert - Brooklyn Reader

Mon, 2017-08-14 12:41

Brooklyn Reader

Aldi's Deep Discounts on Organic Food Bring Welcome Relief to East New York Food Desert
Brooklyn Reader
The food products still are offered at extremely deep discounts, but have been updated to include an array of imported, gluten-free, GMO-free and organic brands similar to what you would find in Trader Joe's, Whole Foods or at your local food co-op ...

That Chicken From Whole Foods Isn't So Special Anymore - Bloomberg

Mon, 2017-08-14 04:01

That Chicken From Whole Foods Isn't So Special Anymore
Bloomberg
“We will want Whole Foods to keep doing what it does best, including working with small farms and producers to bring the best natural and organic foods to customers,” an Amazon spokesperson told Bloomberg via email. But an Amazon-owned Whole Foods ...

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Don't break the bank purchasing organic groceries - The Columbian

Sun, 2017-08-13 07:10

Don't break the bank purchasing organic groceries
The Columbian
The Consumer Reports' Food Safety and Sustainability Center says produce is the highest priority thing to buy organic, to avoid pesticide residues. But even within that category you can cut costs with this loose guideline: If a fruit or vegetable has a ...

Shoppers Choosing 'Organic' Produce - Convenience Store Decisions

Thu, 2017-08-10 16:17

Convenience Store Decisions

Shoppers Choosing 'Organic' Produce
Convenience Store Decisions
Customers don't always opt for organic foods, but when it comes to produce, it's a high priority. New research from Mintel reveals that half (50%) of consumers say they are most likely to purchase organic fresh produce such as fruit and vegetables ...