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Aldergrove Star calendar of events - Aldergrove Star

Organic news feed - June 18, 2014 - 3:41pm

Aldergrove Star calendar of events
Aldergrove Star
Family Canada Day Celebration - in Fort Langley at the Farm Museum, 9131 King Street, and neighboring attractions on July 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Cool Balloon Guy will twist balloons from 10:30-12:30. Aldor Acres Petting Zoo will be on site all ...

Lystek Gets CFIA Approval For Fertilizer Product - BlackburnNews.com

Organic news feed - June 18, 2014 - 2:52pm

BlackburnNews.com

Lystek Gets CFIA Approval For Fertilizer Product
BlackburnNews.com
Company President Rick Mosher says the Southgate Organic Materials Recovery Centre is the first of it's kind in Canada. He says getting registration for an operation that recovers and re-uses these raw materials from multiple sources to produce a CFIA ...

The IB Report Generously Promotes Foreign Interests - CounterCurrents.org

Organic news feed - June 18, 2014 - 10:15am

The IB Report Generously Promotes Foreign Interests
CounterCurrents.org
We have been promoting organic farming that protects our biodiversity, the livelihood of our farmers and the health of our citizens. This should ... She was trained as a physicist and received her Ph.D. in physics from the University of Western Ontario ...

County's top crop: strawberries - The Salinas Californian

Organic news feed - June 18, 2014 - 5:55am

County's top crop: strawberries
The Salinas Californian
Antle, Monterey County Farm Bureau Executive Director Norm Groot, and Lauritzen all said demand for organic vegetables increased during the year. "There was a big demand for organic exports to Canada, again from the poor production in the east," Antle ...
Monterey County crops now worth $4.38 billionMonterey County Herald

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Food production shouldn't be a mystery: Reading behind food eco-labels - Chicago Tribune (blog)

Organic news feed - June 18, 2014 - 5:01am

Food production shouldn't be a mystery: Reading behind food eco-labels
Chicago Tribune (blog)
While this seal does not guarantee a product completely free of GMOs, due to limitations in testing products and the high risk of contamination with non-GMO ingredients, it does indicate the highest standards of non-GMO verification currently available ...

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Grainger May Sales Rise 6%, Shares Fall on Canada Sales Dip - Analyst Blog - NASDAQ

Organic news feed - June 17, 2014 - 4:48pm

Grainger May Sales Rise 6%, Shares Fall on Canada Sales Dip - Analyst Blog
NASDAQ
On an organic basis, sales improved 5% on volume growth (6 percentage points), partially offset by a decline of 1 percentage point from lower sales of seasonal products. Geographically, daily sales in the U.S. rose 8%, aided by ... Growth in Commercial ...

Grainger May Sales Rise 6%, Shares Fall on Canada Sales Dip - Zacks.com

Organic news feed - June 17, 2014 - 2:54pm

Grainger May Sales Rise 6%, Shares Fall on Canada Sales Dip
Zacks.com
On an organic basis, sales improved 5% on volume growth (6 percentage points), partially offset by a decline of 1 percentage point from lower sales of seasonal products. Geographically, daily sales in the U.S. rose 8%, aided by ... Growth in Commercial ...

World Dairy Innovation Awards 2014 winners & finalists - FoodBev.com

Organic news feed - June 17, 2014 - 1:49pm

World Dairy Innovation Awards 2014 winners & finalists
FoodBev.com
... Sutas (Turkey) for Sutas Light Ayran 250ml. Finalists in this category were Saputo (Canada) for Milk 2 Go Sport, Inner Mongolia Mengniu Dairy (China) with The Natural Grain, and First Milk (Team Sky) (UK) for Team Sky CNP Protein Smoothies ...

Local Foods: From Fad To Force And What It Means For The Food Industry - Huffington Post

Organic news feed - June 17, 2014 - 1:44pm

Local Foods: From Fad To Force And What It Means For The Food Industry
Huffington Post
Not surprisingly, the number of farmers markets rose from 1,755 in 1994 to 8,144 last year, or more than 350 percent, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). And the trend has gone ... The Harvard study cites an Organic Center report ...

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Local Foods: From Fad To Force And What It Means For The Food Industry - Huffington Post

Organic news feed - June 17, 2014 - 1:37pm

Local Foods: From Fad To Force And What It Means For The Food Industry
Huffington Post
Not surprisingly, the number of farmers markets rose from 1,755 in 1994 to 8,144 last year, or more than 350 percent, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). And the trend has gone ... The Harvard study cites an Organic Center report ...

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Monterey County crops now worth $4.38 billion - Monterey County Herald

Organic news feed - June 17, 2014 - 12:53pm

Monterey County crops now worth $4.38 billion
Monterey County Herald
Although it is still a very small part of local agriculture, organic produce is on the rise. As of last year, there were 131 organic producers on 33,281 acres of land. They earned $214 million in gross sales. Just a decade ago, there were just 100 ...
County's top crop: strawberriesThe Salinas Californian

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Postgrads who volunteer work for free – and learn for free - The Guardian

Organic news feed - June 17, 2014 - 8:00am

The Guardian

Postgrads who volunteer work for free – and learn for free
The Guardian
Master's graduate Paul Cambre, who used to run a small organic farm in Canada, now offers his expertise for up to 10 hours a week to help students get involved in growing their own food. Although he's interested in further research in sustainable ...

KonaRed Is Featured In Major Article In Key Beverage Industry Publication - Wall Street Journal

Organic news feed - June 17, 2014 - 7:19am

KonaRed Is Featured In Major Article In Key Beverage Industry Publication
Wall Street Journal
The article explains that KonaRed sources its coffee fruit solely from the Big Island of Hawaii and that it utilizes CoffeeBerry(R) coffee fruit technology, a proprietary set of agricultural and industrial processes. "The article explains that we use a ...

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KonaRed Is Featured In Major Article In Key Beverage Industry Publication - MarketWatch

Organic news feed - June 17, 2014 - 7:15am

KonaRed Is Featured In Major Article In Key Beverage Industry Publication
MarketWatch
The Beverage Industry Magazine article explains that KonaRed's newest product is Coconut Water, featuring a blend of coffee fruit and coconut water, joining the Company's other two juices: Original and Organic Green Tea. "We use a truly meaningful dose ...

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Tuesday, June 17: White Rock fence is overkill - Vancouver Sun

Organic news feed - June 16, 2014 - 7:36pm

Vancouver Sun

Tuesday, June 17: White Rock fence is overkill
Vancouver Sun
I understand Transport Canada has begun fencing off even more beach access to White Rock beach. It is not fair to residents and businesses of ... Canada's future lies in ramped-up agriculture (California is fading), value-added manufactured goods ...

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Tuesday, June 17: White Rock fence is overkill - Vancouver Sun

Organic news feed - June 16, 2014 - 5:37pm

Vancouver Sun

Tuesday, June 17: White Rock fence is overkill
Vancouver Sun
I understand Transport Canada has begun fencing off even more beach access to White Rock beach. It is not fair to residents and businesses of ... Canada's future lies in ramped-up agriculture (California is fading), value-added manufactured goods ...

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Tuesday, June 17: White Rock fence is overkill - Vancouver Sun

Organic news feed - June 16, 2014 - 5:34pm

Vancouver Sun

Tuesday, June 17: White Rock fence is overkill
Vancouver Sun
I understand Transport Canada has begun fencing off even more beach access to White Rock beach. It is not fair to residents and businesses of ... Canada's future lies in ramped-up agriculture (California is fading), value-added manufactured goods ...

Penny Stock's Trader's Round Up –Nestle SA Reg Shs. Ser. B Spons (NSRGY ... - Techsonian (press release)

Organic news feed - June 16, 2014 - 12:56pm

Penny Stock's Trader's Round Up –Nestle SA Reg Shs. Ser. B Spons (NSRGY ...
Techsonian (press release)
The company is involved in the exploration and production of oil and gas in Canada; and grain and cattle farming business in western Canada, as well as acquires and develops a portfolio of branded natural and organic food products, including beef ...

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Stocks in the Spotlight – mCig, (OTC:MCIG), OncoSec Medical Incorporated ... - Techsonian (press release)

Organic news feed - June 16, 2014 - 9:59am

Stocks in the Spotlight – mCig, (OTC:MCIG), OncoSec Medical Incorporated ...
Techsonian (press release)
The company is involved in the exploration and production of oil and gas in Canada; and grain and cattle farming business in western Canada, as well as acquires and develops a portfolio of branded natural and organic food products, including beef ...

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Cutting your losses: Seaweed extract improves fresh spinach storage quality - FoodNavigator.com

Organic news feed - June 16, 2014 - 9:14am

FoodNavigator.com

Cutting your losses: Seaweed extract improves fresh spinach storage quality
FoodNavigator.com
Agriculture and the food industry can adopt this technology to improve quality and nutrient content of fruit and vegetables,” Balakrishnan Prithiviraj, associate professor (marine bioproducts) at the Department of Sciences at Dalhousie University ...