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Politicize your palate! - rabble.ca (blog)

Organic news feed - March 31, 2014 - 12:37pm

rabble.ca (blog)

Politicize your palate!
rabble.ca (blog)
Initially, this blog will feature content about the Okanagan Valley, both because I happen to live here at the moment and because it's an agricultural centre for the province, an area ripe with produce and hot button political issues. A long, narrow 10 ...

A national comprensive approach to bee health - Canada NewsWire (press release)

Organic news feed - March 31, 2014 - 12:14pm

A national comprensive approach to bee health
Canada NewsWire (press release)
Participants included beekeeper groups, grain, horticulture and organic farm groups, chemical and seed industry representatives, federal and provincial governments and bee health experts. The need and opportunities for Canada's beekeepers are expected ...

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A national comprensive approach to bee health - DigitalJournal.com

Organic news feed - March 31, 2014 - 12:09pm

A national comprensive approach to bee health
DigitalJournal.com
Participants included beekeeper groups, grain, horticulture and organic farm groups, chemical and seed industry representatives, federal and provincial governments and bee health experts. The need and opportunities for Canada's beekeepers are expected ...

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New Frontiers selling SLO store and three others to Whole Foods - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Organic news feed - March 31, 2014 - 11:12am

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

New Frontiers selling SLO store and three others to Whole Foods
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
King will now expand his company's Solvang store, the only remaining New Frontiers location, as well as grow its organic farm business there. He said he would consider opening another location in the San Luis Obispo County area in the future, but for ...
Whole Foods Market acquires four New Frontiers Natural Marketplace storesDigitalJournal.com

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Best of BC - Vancouver Sun

Organic news feed - March 31, 2014 - 10:28am

Best of BC
Vancouver Sun
1. Somewhere In Between - Donna Milner (Caitlin Press). 2. The Market Gardener: A Successful Grower's Handbook for Small-Scale Organic Farming - Jean-Martin Fortier (New Society Publishers). 3. Raven Brings the Light: A Northwest Coast Legend ...

Is salmon fishing in the UAE just an implausible dream? - The National

Organic news feed - March 31, 2014 - 10:24am

Is salmon fishing in the UAE just an implausible dream?
The National
They grow perfectly well, with the right management, in colder waters off the coasts of Ireland, Scotland, Norway, Chile and Canada, but that cannot be done here. Asmak's ... The trend in salmon farming worldwide is towards energy-efficient organic ...

Whole Foods Acquires Four Stores From New Frontiers - Benzinga

Organic news feed - March 31, 2014 - 9:08am

Whole Foods Acquires Four Stores From New Frontiers
Benzinga
New Frontiers grew to include three stores in northern Arizona as well as two stores and an organic farm on California's Central Coast which serve their communities by offering high-quality, fresh, delicious foods in settings that appeal to a wide ...

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Whole Foods Market acquires four New Frontiers Natural Marketplace stores - Wall Street Journal

Organic news feed - March 31, 2014 - 9:05am

Whole Foods Market acquires four New Frontiers Natural Marketplace stores
Wall Street Journal
New Frontiers grew to include three stores in northern Arizona as well as two stores and an organic farm on California's Central Coast which serve their communities by offering high-quality, fresh, delicious foods in settings that appeal to a wide ...

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Whole Foods Market acquires four New Frontiers Natural Marketplace stores - DigitalJournal.com

Organic news feed - March 31, 2014 - 9:03am

Whole Foods Market acquires four New Frontiers Natural Marketplace stores
DigitalJournal.com
New Frontiers grew to include three stores in northern Arizona as well as two stores and an organic farm on California's Central Coast which serve their communities by offering high-quality, fresh, delicious foods in settings that appeal to a wide ...

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Whole Foods Market acquires four New Frontiers Natural Marketplace stores - MarketWatch

Organic news feed - March 31, 2014 - 9:01am

Whole Foods Market acquires four New Frontiers Natural Marketplace stores
MarketWatch
New Frontiers grew to include three stores in northern Arizona as well as two stores and an organic farm on California's Central Coast which serve their communities by offering high-quality, fresh, delicious foods in settings that appeal to a wide ...

Organic food does not reduce women's risk of cancer - Medical News Today

Organic news feed - March 31, 2014 - 4:15am

Organic food does not reduce women's risk of cancer
Medical News Today
In the European Union, the US, Canada, Mexico, Japan and other countries, to produce and market organic food you have to obtain a special licence. The word "organic" and the standards that apply to it are slightly different in various countries, but ...

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Seeds of a natural movement take root - Guelph Mercury

Organic news feed - March 30, 2014 - 9:08pm

Seeds of a natural movement take root
Guelph Mercury
Some of the seeds on display Saturday in a large meeting room in St. George's Anglican Church came from the Palmerston-area organic seed growing Hawthorn Farm owned by Kim Delaney, who said there are only a couple dozen farms like hers in Canada.

2013–2014 Members of The Society of Innovators - nwitimes.com

Organic news feed - March 30, 2014 - 8:38pm

2013–2014 Members of The Society of Innovators
nwitimes.com
Adela Ortega, President, Professional Locomotive Services, East Chicago established the first independent and privately owned customized locomotive manufacturing and repair facility in NWI in which she initiated spur line connectivity with Canadian ...

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Designer Profile: Unearthing The Unified Theory - The Province (blog)

Organic news feed - March 30, 2014 - 10:44am

Designer Profile: Unearthing The Unified Theory
The Province (blog)
Within the hour we had discussed astrological signs, Newfie accents, organic farming, her four brothers, yoga, and the Shambhala Music Festival. Sara Bailey, the face behind the Saskatoon based label The Unified Theory had just showcased her new ...

From the ground up - North Shore News

Organic news feed - March 30, 2014 - 1:13am

From the ground up
North Shore News
Despite the bees' continued buzzing and whooshing past her ears, Strohwald, an avid urban agriculture advocate, quickly got over her terror, coming to see the bees in a whole new harmless light. ... Imhoff has also continued to volunteer with BUGblitz ...

Sekaf Ghana to produce biogas from shea butter - GhanaWeb

Organic news feed - March 30, 2014 - 12:51am

Sekaf Ghana to produce biogas from shea butter
GhanaWeb
He said the company had received technical assistance from the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development and the Lundin Foundation, a Vancouver-based organization, making it benefit from due diligence financial audit and on-going ...

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Sekaf Ghana to produce biogas from shea butter - GhanaWeb

Organic news feed - March 30, 2014 - 12:48am

Sekaf Ghana to produce biogas from shea butter
GhanaWeb
He said the company had received technical assistance from the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development and the Lundin Foundation, a Vancouver-based organization, making it benefit from due diligence financial audit and on-going ...

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April calendar of events - Springfield News-Leader

Organic news feed - March 29, 2014 - 10:15pm

April calendar of events
Springfield News-Leader
Flowers will tell the story of her solo Arctic expedition with sled dogs from Barrow, Alaska, to eastern Canada; based on her book, "Alone Across the Arctic: One Woman's Epic Journey by Dog Team." She will sell and sign books after the event. All ages ...

Farm Briefs: California Nut Festival is April 19 - Enterprise-Record

Organic news feed - March 29, 2014 - 8:37pm

Farm Briefs: California Nut Festival is April 19
Enterprise-Record
One adult male and five unmated females were found in five traps between March 3 and 12, and four larvae were discovered in backyard fruit on March 18, the California Department of Food and Agriculture reported. The 88-square mile quarantine ... In ...

Sekaf to produce biogas from waste shea butter - Vibe Ghana

Organic news feed - March 29, 2014 - 5:37pm

Sekaf to produce biogas from waste shea butter
Vibe Ghana
He said the company had received technical assistance from the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development and the Lundin Foundation, a Vancouver-based organization, making it benefit from due diligence financial audit and on-going ...