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Bradner blooms with annual flower show - Langley AdvanceNews

Organic news feed - April 10, 2014 - 6:05am

Bradner blooms with annual flower show
Langley AdvanceNews
The show brings together spring flowers – daffodils, tulips, and more – with local food, celebrity chefs, arts and crafts, and nursery vendors that embody the spirit of the historic agricultural community. ... Adrian Beaty of Seasonal 56 Restaurant in ...

Fears free trade agreements will hamstring chemical legislation - Chemistry World

Organic news feed - April 10, 2014 - 4:39am

Chemistry World

Fears free trade agreements will hamstring chemical legislation
Chemistry World
The first of these agreements, the Canada–EU Trade Agreement (CETA), appears to be a done deal, although the final text has yet to surface and it still needs the approval of Canadian provinces and the European parliament. .... A few years later ...

Cheese brings smiles for Evergreen Lane Farm & Creamery - south west michigan

Organic news feed - April 10, 2014 - 12:25am

south west michigan

Cheese brings smiles for Evergreen Lane Farm & Creamery
south west michigan
They moved there in 2000 with the thought of turning the place into an organic farm. ... Halinski learned to make cheese at Vermont Institute for Artisan Cheesemaking and worked with Margaret Morris of Glengarry Cheesemaking, Inc. in Ontario, Canada.

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Whole Foods takes over America - CNNMoney (press release)

Organic news feed - April 9, 2014 - 9:11pm

CNNMoney (press release)

Whole Foods takes over America
CNNMoney (press release)
Healthy, organic, and natural products, a segment few know better than Whole Foods, make up an estimated $150 billion market that's expected to grow by about 50% by 2018, according to industry tracker Penton's Next division. "They're a leading national ...

Manischewitz looks beyond seder table to broaden appeal - The Globe and Mail

Organic news feed - April 9, 2014 - 5:10pm

Manischewitz looks beyond seder table to broaden appeal
The Globe and Mail
Kosher food products are a $200-billion-a-year industry in North America, with almost 15 million people who buy kosher regularly. Sales are growing steadily, at roughly 15 per cent a year, according to a 2012 report from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.

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'Sustainable beef' all about choice - Stock Journal (blog)

Organic news feed - April 9, 2014 - 4:49pm

'Sustainable beef' all about choice
Stock Journal (blog)
"Verified sustainable beef" presents as much threat to producers' autonomy as organic, EU or Pasturefed Cattle Assurance System (PCAS) accreditation. Producers ... To believe that sustainability verification will somehow become mandatory is to believe ...

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'Sustainable beef' all about choice - The Land Newspaper (blog)

Organic news feed - April 9, 2014 - 4:49pm

'Sustainable beef' all about choice
The Land Newspaper (blog)
"Verified sustainable beef" presents as much threat to producers' autonomy as organic, EU or Pasturefed Cattle Assurance System (PCAS) accreditation. Producers ... To believe that sustainability verification will somehow become mandatory is to believe ...

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The truth about tilapia - Fox News

Organic news feed - April 9, 2014 - 11:54am

The truth about tilapia
Fox News
Mike Picchietti, president of Americas Tilapia Alliance, believes the fish's popularity comes from the fact that it's easy to farm, so it's inexpensive and it goes down easy. “This fish gives you a lot of .... The group says tilapia raised in Ecuador ...

Cause of Lake Erie's Harmful Algal Blooms Gains More Certainty - Circle of Blue WaterNews

Organic news feed - April 9, 2014 - 11:34am

Circle of Blue WaterNews

Cause of Lake Erie's Harmful Algal Blooms Gains More Certainty
Circle of Blue WaterNews
Changes in the timing and method of applying agricultural fertilizer are the primary drivers behind the increasing amounts of phosphorus entering Lake Erie and causing toxic algal blooms and a large dead zone, according to new basin-wide scientific ...

FTSE up, trading sideways ahead of FOMC minutes - Stock Market Wire

Organic news feed - April 9, 2014 - 10:15am

FTSE up, trading sideways ahead of FOMC minutes
Stock Market Wire
Oil explorer Tower Resources (TRP:AIM) fell 17.01% to 3.88p as it announced a heavily discounted £19.3m placing to fund exploration in Namibia, a farm-out deal in Kenya and the £19m all-paper acquisition of privately owned Rift Petroleum. Drilling on ...

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Make These 5 Easy Food Swaps to Help Wildlife! - One Green Planet

Organic news feed - April 9, 2014 - 9:57am

Make These 5 Easy Food Swaps to Help Wildlife!
One Green Planet
Monarchs engage in one of the longest annual migrations in the animal world, flying from the southern reaches of Canada down to Mexico for the winter, then back northward again in the spring. Dependent on the milkweed plant for every stage of its life ...

FTSE essays Wall St up as energy, financial stocks rise - Interactive Investor

Organic news feed - April 9, 2014 - 6:03am

FTSE essays Wall St up as energy, financial stocks rise
Interactive Investor
Oil explorer Tower Resources (TRP: AIM ) fell 17.01% to 3.88p as it announced a heavily discounted £19.3m placing to fund exploration in Namibia, a farm-out deal in Kenya and the £19m all-paper acquisition of privately owned Rift Petroleum. Drilling on ...

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FTSE essays Wall St up as energy, financial stocks rise - Stock Market Wire

Organic news feed - April 9, 2014 - 4:58am

FTSE essays Wall St up as energy, financial stocks rise
Stock Market Wire
Oil explorer Tower Resources (TRP:AIM) fell 17.01% to 3.88p as it announced a heavily discounted £19.3m placing to fund exploration in Namibia, a farm-out deal in Kenya and the £19m all-paper acquisition of privately owned Rift Petroleum. Drilling on ...

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 9/4 - VietNamNet Bridge

Organic news feed - April 8, 2014 - 5:06pm

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 9/4
VietNamNet Bridge
Meanwhile, the Xuan Thanh agricultural services cooperative in Long Khanh town has agreed to supply unlimited amounts of durian and rambutan to Japan's Aeon supermarket chain in 2014 under a long-term deal with the Japanese side, said head of the ...

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27 Stunning Images Show the Complete History of NASA Since 1958 - PolicyMic

Organic news feed - April 8, 2014 - 3:48pm

27 Stunning Images Show the Complete History of NASA Since 1958
PolicyMic
The images they beam back, utilizing infrared and near-infrared signals, can be used to study climate change, agriculture, forestry, urban planning and more. Above is a recent image of Tassili n'Ajjer National Park in ... The rover found organic ...

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27 Stunning Images Show the Complete History of NASA Since 1958 - PolicyMic

Organic news feed - April 8, 2014 - 3:48pm

27 Stunning Images Show the Complete History of NASA Since 1958
PolicyMic
The images they beam back, utilizing infrared and near-infrared signals, can be used to study climate change, agriculture, forestry, urban planning and more. Above is a recent image of Tassili n'Ajjer National Park in ... The rover found organic ...

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6 Foods That Can Give You Salmonella - Care2.com

Organic news feed - April 8, 2014 - 2:53pm

6 Foods That Can Give You Salmonella
Care2.com
If anything, salmonella poisoning from foods is often more indicative of an industrialized agricultural system that needs serious reform than it is about individual foods that can carry salmonella. In fact, antibiotic-resistant salmonella is nowadays ...

Lisa Bloom: Pistorius didn't say why Reeva was 'afraid' - Today.com

Organic news feed - April 8, 2014 - 12:50pm

Lisa Bloom: Pistorius didn't say why Reeva was 'afraid'
Today.com
Shortly after, Rooyakkers remembers a black lab coming into his dog daycare business in Vancouver, Canada. The owners had only recently adopted the dog from a shelter. “He was in the shelter for less than ... As if teaching yoga on a donation basis to ...

No fracking! - Manitoulin Expositor

Organic news feed - April 8, 2014 - 12:19pm

Manitoulin Expositor

No fracking!
Manitoulin Expositor
“Ned Goodman founder and CEO of the Dundee Corporation, and I got together to talk about 20 to 22 months ago about working together on organic clean food. There isn't anyone in the industry in Canada that doesn't know we are working on this,” said Mr.

Ten Scientific Studies Prove that Genetically Modified Food Can Be Harmful To ... - Center for Research on Globalization

Organic news feed - April 8, 2014 - 10:21am

Center for Research on Globalization

Ten Scientific Studies Prove that Genetically Modified Food Can Be Harmful To ...
Center for Research on Globalization
We could easily feed the planet through organic, GMO-free methods, so there is absolutely no reason we need GM foods around… the current approval of glyphosate and Roundup is deeply flawed and unreliable…Because humans that've been exposed to ...

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