The organic seal requires farmers to provide a history of every substance applied to their land for the past three years and pass a rigorous pesticide residue testing program. The Organic Center has the top ten reasons you can trust the organic seal here: organic-center.org/organic-fact-s…
Michigan spends $25 million per year on finding #PFAS contamination. Cleanup of the #foreverchemicals could cost multiples more of that amount. Now, Attorney General Dana Nessel is targeting chemical companies. mlive.com/news/2020/01/m…
Two beekeepers poured a bucket of honey onto the ministry steps, saying it was contaminated with high levels of #glyphosate that was sprayed onto fields near their #apiculture business in Brandenburg state, which surrounds Berlin. ow.ly/ENub50y4gYK
The EPA is overdue for a new wakeup call: this time on the dangers of #neonicotinoids, or #neonics, a class of pesticides that leaches through the soil and into the water, permeates the food we eat and makes its way into our bodies. ow.ly/ieyQ50y4gT5
Winter is here and if you're living in a colder climate nothing warms you up better than a hearty soup. @DrinkOrgain's Curried Carrot Cleansing #soup is the perfect #recipe for post-holiday indulgences & New Year cleansing. Get this delicious recipe here: orgain.com/blogs/news/org…
Bayer AG’s settlement talks over tens of thousands of lawsuits alleging its Roundup herbicide causes cancer are heating up as the company’s lawyers meet w/ attorneys representing consumers across the U.S., according to people familiar w/ the negotiations. bloomberg.com/news/articles/…
Of the 69 products currently available in France, 36 will be withdrawn from the market immediately and their use forbidden by the end of 2020, ‘due to a lack or absence of scientific data ruling out any genotoxic risk’. chemistryworld.com/news/france-to…#glyphosate
January marks the perfect time to set new intentions for the coming year. We'd like to suggest this be the year you skip the chemicals used in conventional food production and just go with organic. skipthechemicals.com#skipthechemicals#goorganic
The pesticide #chlorpyrifos is widely used and has been found to be dangerous. It is still being sprayed across millions of acres of U.S. farmland every year, nearly five years after the EPA determined it should be banned. Learn more here: nytimes.com/2019/12/17/opi…
Winter is here, and if you’re like us you’re craving warm healthy foods. We’ve gathered our favorite delicious organic #soup#recipes from our partnering brands that are sure to satisfy your hunger and help you detox the holiday season’s indulgences. onlyorganic.org/only-organic-w…
The pesticide chlorpyrifos is both clearly dangerous & in very wide use. It's known to pass easily from mother to fetus and has been linked to wide range of serious medical problems, incl. impaired development, Parkinson’s disease and some forms of cancer. nytimes.com/2019/12/17/opi…
Large-scale, industrial agriculture is often held up as the solution for feeding the world’s growing population. But small farms—with about 25 acres or less—along with family-run operations like Masumoto’s produce over 70 percent of the world’s food. ow.ly/3H3x50xXI2f
Our aim is to cultivate a better understanding of what being organic really means, as well as the environmental and health benefits organic provides. We’re pretty passionate about it and hope you will be too! Tag a friend would like to join our family. onlyorganic.org
In a 2015 poll, 90% of Iowa farmers reported feeling that “pest management is a never-ending technology treadmill.” Each round of newly pesticide-resistant "superweeds" & "superbugs" can keep farmers tethered to new, expensive seed/pesticide packages. panna.org/food-farming-d…
Agribusiness is increasingly turning to natural and sustainable alternatives to chemicals as consumers rebuff genetically modified foods and concerns grow over Big Ag’s role in climate change. ow.ly/7SAp50xXHqy
Simpler eating, which includes organic choices as well as several other close-to-the-farm options, is expected to be one of the top food trends of 2020. Read more about this organic trending in Produce News here: ow.ly/Fjxz50xXpAi
Of the 69 products currently available in France, 36 will be withdrawn from the market immediately and their use forbidden by the end of 2020, ‘due to a lack or absence of scientific data ruling out any genotoxic risk’. ow.ly/RGaG50xT6Pj
Did you know that GMOs are still NOT labeled in the U.S. We are one of the only countries in the world that don’t have total transparency in food labels. Choosing organic is the best way to avoid GMOs because GMOs are not allowed in organic. Learn more: onlyorganic.org
Agribusiness is increasingly turning to natural and sustainable alternatives to chemicals as consumers rebuff genetically modified foods and concerns grow over Big Ag’s role in climate change. ow.ly/k4yn50xNbGl
Large-scale, industrial agriculture is often held up as the solution for feeding the world’s growing population. But small farms—with about 25 acres or less—along with family-run operations like Masumoto’s produce over 70 percent of the world’s food. ow.ly/JPh850xNbEr
Here is something to celebrate! Organic protects you and your family from over 700 chemicals used in conventional farming and manufacturing. When shopping for food, household products or textiles, #skipthechemicals and just go with organic. Learn more: skipthechemicals.com
The pesticide known as #chlorpyrifos is both clearly dangerous & in very wide use. It is known to pass easily from mother to fetus & has been linked to a wide range of serious medical problems, including impaired development, Parkinson’s disease & cancer. ow.ly/PpjN50xNbqd
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