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CALENDAR: Your week in 9 days; Dance performances, fish fry, sweet 16 ... - Claremont Courier

Organic news feed - April 10, 2014 - 5:08pm

CALENDAR: Your week in 9 days; Dance performances, fish fry, sweet 16 ...
Claremont Courier
FARM VOLUNTEER HOURS All ages and skill levels are welcome to assist with work on the organic farm. There will be staff on hand to direct ... Produced by Canadian/American couple Laurie Simons and Terry Sterrenberg. For further information contact the ...

The 6 Worst “Natural” Ingredients - Yahoo Canada Shine (blog)

Organic news feed - April 10, 2014 - 11:24am

Yahoo Canada Shine (blog)

The 6 Worst “Natural” Ingredients
Yahoo Canada Shine (blog)
Behind the label: You may not have any idea what this weird-sounding ingredient is at first glance, but it's derived from seaweed and used in dozens of so-called "natural," and even some organic, foods to keep ingredients from separating. The problem ...

UP BEAR CREEK | A Look at the Fruita Model of Combined Library/Rec Center - The Watch

Organic news feed - April 10, 2014 - 10:57am

UP BEAR CREEK | A Look at the Fruita Model of Combined Library/Rec Center
The Watch
But for some of the more technical machinery, it meant flying in specialists – in one case from Canada. Those expenses were covered in the ... It's been over 30 years that I've been buying fruit from pioneer Western Slope organic fruit farmer Wayne ...

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UP BEAR CREEK | A Look at the Fruita Model of Combined Library/Rec Center - The Watch

Organic news feed - April 10, 2014 - 10:49am

UP BEAR CREEK | A Look at the Fruita Model of Combined Library/Rec Center
The Watch
But for some of the more technical machinery, it meant flying in specialists – in one case from Canada. Those expenses were covered in the ... It's been over 30 years that I've been buying fruit from pioneer Western Slope organic fruit farmer Wayne ...

Probiotics, enzymes, and fiber are the ingredient categories to watch for M&A ... - NutraIngredients-usa.com

Organic news feed - April 10, 2014 - 7:57am

NutraIngredients-usa.com

Probiotics, enzymes, and fiber are the ingredient categories to watch for M&A ...
NutraIngredients-usa.com
The deal was the fourth in a run in the omega-3 space following the acquisition of Martek Biosciences and Ocean Nutrition Canada by DSM in 2011-12, and of Pronova BioPharma by BASF in 2013. The deals significantly consolidated the omega-3 fish oil ...

KPS Capital Partners To Acquire Electrical Components International - SYS-CON Media (press release)

Organic news feed - April 10, 2014 - 7:26am

KPS Capital Partners To Acquire Electrical Components International
SYS-CON Media (press release)
The Company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and employs over 12,000 people worldwide, with 12 manufacturing facilities located in Canada, China, Mexico, Morocco, Poland and Spain in addition to 14 distribution centers and sales and engineering ...

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KPS Capital Partners To Acquire Electrical Components International - PR Newswire (press release)

Organic news feed - April 10, 2014 - 7:05am

KPS Capital Partners To Acquire Electrical Components International
PR Newswire (press release)
The Company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and employs over 12,000 people worldwide, with 12 manufacturing facilities located in Canada, China, Mexico, Morocco, Poland and Spain in addition to 14 distribution centers and sales and engineering ...

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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 ...