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Buying organic to avoid pesticides? Science confirms you have the right idea. T...

Mon, 2015-02-09 11:31
Buying organic to avoid pesticides? Science confirms you have the right idea.

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Buying Organic to Avoid Pesticides? Science Confirms You Have the Right Idea
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Researchers are trying to understand how all the chemicals in our food might be harming us in the long run.

It might seem obvious that eating #organic food is a good way to avoid pesticide...

Fri, 2015-02-06 13:00
It might seem obvious that eating #organic food is a good way to avoid pesticides, now a new study confirms it.

"If you’re eating conventionally grown produce from the U.S. it’s more than likely that it was treated with organophosphate pesticides."

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New Science Confirms: If You Eat Organic You’ll be Exposed to Fewer Pesticides
civileats.com
The recent debate over organic food has focused largely on nutrition. But the question of whether organic is better for you than food grown conventionally might have at least as much to do with pesticide exposure as nutrient value. Or that’s been the theory held by many organic advocates. And while…

OTA is on the road at #Organicology2015 and we're talking organic policy, market...

Fri, 2015-02-06 10:54
OTA is on the road at #Organicology2015 and we're talking organic policy, marketing, and a potential check-off program. We're also tweeting live updates and sharing photos along the way --> https://twitter.com/organictrade

Here are some day 1 favorites from Gwendolyn Wyard, OTA's Regulatory Director of Food Safety & Organic Standards.

"First day at #Organicology2015 in Portland, OR. A few notes of many from the day: 1) ORGANIC. Demand far exceeds supply. One organic company expressed they are looking for 15-20 million more pounds of organic veggies each year, but it's a struggle. Many more situations are far and wide, especially w/ grain. Crazy this is such a problem? Learn why!!..."


Do you love organic potatoes? Learn more about why you should, plus check out a...

Thu, 2015-02-05 15:00
Do you love organic potatoes?

Learn more about why you should, plus check out a simple breakfast potato recipe here: http://noconow.co/1Di2sWK


Q: How much can organic REALLY grow? A: --> http://bit.ly/1u86qPP

Wed, 2015-02-04 16:00
Q: How much can organic REALLY grow?

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Organic vs. Non-toxic Beauty Products: Some Points to Consider Although the te...

Tue, 2015-02-03 15:06
Organic vs. Non-toxic Beauty Products: Some Points to Consider

Although the term "non-toxic" does not have to meet a specific criteria, the term "organic" has to meet FDA criteria. According to the USDA, "organic" is defined as food or agricultural products that have been produced through approved methods.

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