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NOSB supports higher welfare standards for organic meat and poultry – Food Dive

NOSB supports higher welfare standards for organic meat and poultryFood DiveThe National Organic Standards Board voted unanimously on Friday to recommend that regulations designed to hold organic meat and poultry producers to higher animal welfare standards be enacted immediately, the Organic Trade Association reported on …

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Big Basket, Reliance among firms to feature in organic fair – Economic Times

Economic TimesAgriculture Minister Krishna Byregowda said on Monday that this was the first national event of its sorts aimed at promoting consumption of organic produce and millets. The event will provide a national platform for growers to showcase their organic … and more

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Consumers being misled by labelling on ‘organic’ beauty products … – The Guardian

The GuardianMany brands use the word organic on labels when their products are not certified as such, warns Soil Association.The ‘organic’ beauty goods not as green as they seem | Daily Mail …Daily Mail all 4 news articles

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Health conscious millennials leading organic food boom – The Australian

The AustralianThe 1.7 billion organic food sector is growing faster than the rest of Australian agriculture, as organic exports soar 17 per cent a year, supermarkets move …Organic ‘greenwashing’ prompts push for tighter food labelling laws …ABC Online all 2 news articles

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Organic food industry feels shortchanged by government – Manitoba Co-operator

Organic food industry feels shortchanged by governmentManitoba Co-operatorCanada is the fifth-largest organic market in the world as well as leading exporter of several organic commodities but gets little assistance from government, says Tia Loftsgard, executive director of Canada Organic Trade Association (COTA). “Canada’s …

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When is it worth your while to splurge on organic produce? – National Post

National PostDesigned to help consumers make more informed choices about the fruit and vegetables they buy, the guide highlights which organic produce to splurge on with the Dirty Dozen. And, if the increased cost of organic produce isn’t an option, which Clean …

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