checkoff program would enable a large, coordinated promotion plan to educate consumers.
Pioneer, Jerome Rodale: Widely considered the founder of the U.
What is, and what is not, an organic
wine remains a confusing subject for consumers and a source of heated debate for industry experts.
Currently just about 10 percent of America's organic
appetite is sated by imports, a percentage that is certain to grow higher.
In fact, organic
gardeners like to say that ``Compost happens'' if you just create a big enough outdoor pile and let the nitrogen and carbon elements in green grass trimmings and brown leaves interact with one another.
Editor's response: As DiMatteo implies, rotenone is, or should be, used only as a last resort in organic
gardening and farming.
So here is the one overriding organic
rule to remember: Look past the organic
Before the actual inspection begins, the inspector is given a packet of information that includes a copy of the last inspection, along with the organic
handling plan of the operation requesting certification.
One of the companies testing positive, albeit with trace amounts, was Nature's Path Foods, the largest organic
cereal company in the world.
materials driven out of the cores vary with core type and resin supplier.
Still, agriculture experts and producers who are making organic
products a priority say going green is earning green.
He admits that organic
farming is often more labour-intensive than conventional farming, particularly for fruit and vegetables.