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Who's Hiring in Toronto? Ladies Learning Code, World Wildlife Fund, and more - Yonge Street - Toronto

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 10:06pm

Who's Hiring in Toronto? Ladies Learning Code, World Wildlife Fund, and more
Yonge Street - Toronto
Tides Canada, which provides support services to philanthropic and activist organizations, needs a full-time program associate to help out with a range of funders and grantees on issues ranging from food security to environmental conservation ...

Costa Rica Promotes Increased Sales of Organic Products in France - The Costa Rica News

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 7:00pm

The Costa Rica News

Costa Rica Promotes Increased Sales of Organic Products in France
The Costa Rica News
The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The commercial sector of organic agriculture in Costa Rica has its eyes fixed to the growth that is taking place the French market, because this niche is one of the top in terms of trade in the European Union. ... Procomer ...

Cuba, Our Mysterious Neighbor: Part I - Yucatan Living

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 4:15pm

Yucatan Living

Cuba, Our Mysterious Neighbor: Part I
Yucatan Living
... tip of Florida, and is equally distant from the northern tip of the Yucatan Peninsula. For a place so close, much of Cuba's history, geography, culture, politics and other aspects are not very well known in the United States and Canada. .... We ...

GOODS | Chef Lee Humphries Crowned King At The 'Similkameen BBQ King ... - Scout Magazine (blog)

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 2:04pm

GOODS | Chef Lee Humphries Crowned King At The 'Similkameen BBQ King ...
Scout Magazine (blog)
In fact, the region is considered to be the organic farming capital of Canada with an estimated 42% of all crops grown organically. This is due to the ideal conditions of dry heat, long hours of sunlight and the famous wind that whips through the ...

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Affinor Growers (C.AFI) likes weed fine, but sees bigger profits in food - Stockhouse

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 1:45pm

Affinor Growers (C.AFI) likes weed fine, but sees bigger profits in food
Stockhouse
Affinor's current thinking goes, simply, if the company can make as much money growing local, organic, high quality foods as they can growing medical marijuana, without needing a license to do so, why wait for Health Canada to get its act together ...

Matica Enterprises Enters Into Joint Venture Agreement to Market Chlorine ... - Yahoo News

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 1:27pm

Matica Enterprises Enters Into Joint Venture Agreement to Market Chlorine ...
Yahoo News
Medical marijuana is grown in very humid conditions that can force licenced producers (“LP”) to contend with fungus, pests, mold and bio-film (A living complex of organic and inorganic components that becomes established on surfaces that are in regular ...

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Quinoa: Seeds of hope for Rwandan researcher - WSU News

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 11:24am

WSU News

Quinoa: Seeds of hope for Rwandan researcher
WSU News
Amazing, too, is how he describes quinoa seeds produced by the goosefoot plant, now growing in neat lines of green in a field at WSU's organic farm. As the plants mature into stalks covered with knotty blossoms, they'll produce small ... Though Peru ...

Here's Why I Finally Bought Shares in PotashCorp - Motley Fool Canada

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 9:21am

Here's Why I Finally Bought Shares in PotashCorp
Motley Fool Canada
It has clearly visible organic growth, already pays a compelling dividend that's expected to get a lot bigger, and is well positioned to keep growing in the future thanks to the mega-trend in agriculture. While it took me a while to find some extra ...

Here's Why I Finally Bought Shares in PotashCorp - Motley Fool Canada

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 9:21am

Here's Why I Finally Bought Shares in PotashCorp
Motley Fool Canada
It has clearly visible organic growth, already pays a compelling dividend that's expected to get a lot bigger, and is well positioned to keep growing in the future thanks to the mega-trend in agriculture. While it took me a while to find some extra ...

Organic Sector Encourages Provinces to Adopt National Organic Rules - Canada NewsWire (press release)

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 8:51am

Organic Sector Encourages Provinces to Adopt National Organic Rules
Canada NewsWire (press release)
With Canada's federal, provincial, and territorial ministers of agriculture holding their annual meeting in Winnipeg this week, Canada's organic sector is calling on the provinces to start a national conversation to ensure organic rules in Canada are ...

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Matica Enterprises Enters Into Joint Venture Agreement to Market Chlorine ... - Baystreet.ca

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 8:20am

Matica Enterprises Enters Into Joint Venture Agreement to Market Chlorine ...
Baystreet.ca
Matica intends to focus on the use of these cutting edge Chlorine Dioxide tablets in the medical marijuana industry for the elimination of mold, biofilm, and pests in controlled growing facilities, eliminating the need for harmful or Health Canada ...

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Anne Arundel County considers two organic visions for former Naval Academy ... - CapitalGazette.com

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 7:59am

Anne Arundel County considers two organic visions for former Naval Academy ...
CapitalGazette.com
Two people have expressed interest in bringing organic farming back to the former Naval Academy dairy farm in Gambrills: the current farmer, who ended the practice this spring, and an Annapolis woman who wants to set up a farmer training program. Ed ...

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Everyday Cheapskate: Chicken labeling: Prepare to be surprised - Kankakee Daily Journal

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 7:39am

Everyday Cheapskate: Chicken labeling: Prepare to be surprised
Kankakee Daily Journal
If you've ever stood in the supermarket wondering if paying more for chicken that is free-range, antibiotic-free, no hormones added, farm-raised, natural and organic makes you a better person, you are not alone. Recently, as I was doubting ... Nearly ...

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Anne Arundel County considers two organic visions for old Naval Academy dairy ... - CapitalGazette.com

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 7:27am

Anne Arundel County considers two organic visions for old Naval Academy dairy ...
CapitalGazette.com
His work experience includes animal welfare auditing, sustainable agriculture auditing, conservation and nutrition management planning, and working as a livestock nutritionist and food safety auditor. From 1959 to 1964, he worked on farms in Canada, ...

Urban Produce To Open First Patented High Density Vertical Growing Unit In ... - PerishableNews (press release)

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 7:22am

Urban Produce To Open First Patented High Density Vertical Growing Unit In ...
PerishableNews (press release)
Irvine, CA - Ed Horton, President and CEO of Urban Produce LLC, announced today that Urban Produce will be opening its first, patented, High Density Vertical Growing System, where they will begin growing USDA organic leafy greens. Urban Produce will ...

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So what about GMOs or GE foods? - mySteinbach.ca (blog)

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 7:13am

So what about GMOs or GE foods?
mySteinbach.ca (blog)
Dr. Thierry Vrain, is a former soil biologist and genetic scientist, who worked for Agriculture Canada for 30 years. He was the designated spokesperson to assure the public of the safety of GMO crops. 10 years ago he retired, and after taking into ...

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Matica Enterprises Enters Into Joint Venture Agreement to Market Chlorine ... - Stockhouse

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 6:38am

Matica Enterprises Enters Into Joint Venture Agreement to Market Chlorine ...
Stockhouse
Matica intends to focus on the use of these cutting edge Chlorine Dioxide tablets in the medical marijuana industry for the elimination of mold, biofilm, and pests in controlled growing facilities, eliminating the need for harmful or Health Canada ...

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(MKTW) Matica Enterprises Enters Into Joint Venture Agreement to Market ... - Wall Street Journal

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 6:36am

(MKTW) Matica Enterprises Enters Into Joint Venture Agreement to Market ...
Wall Street Journal
Medical marijuana is grown in very humid conditions that can force licenced producers ("LP") to contend with fungus, pests, mold and bio-film (A living complex of organic and inorganic components that becomes established on surfaces that are in regular ...

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Anne Arundel County considers two organic visions for former Naval Academy ... - CapitalGazette.com

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 6:24am

Anne Arundel County considers two organic visions for former Naval Academy ...
CapitalGazette.com
Two people have expressed interest in bringing organic farming back to the former Naval Academy dairy farm in Gambrills: the current farmer, who ended the practice this spring, and an Annapolis woman who wants to set up a farmer training program. Ed ...

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Chicken labeling: prepare to be surprised - The Star Democrat

Organic news feed - July 15, 2014 - 6:05am

Chicken labeling: prepare to be surprised
The Star Democrat
If you've ever stood in the supermarket wondering if paying more for chicken that is free-range, antibiotic-free, no hormones added, farm-raised, natural and organic makes you a better person, you are not alone. Recently, as I was doubting ... Nearly ...

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