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3 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

Let's root out resistance to organic produce

RESEARCH from Newcastle University has shown that organic crops and crop-based foods - including fruit, vegetables and cereals - are up to 60 per cent higher in desirable nutritional compounds, including a number of key antioxidants, than their non-organic counterparts.

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5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Where to buy organic food in Houston, Missouri

Living in a small town such as Houston, Missouri, it can be very hard finding good organic food at the local stores.

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5 hrs ago | MYREPUBLICA.com

Organic vegetables stores doing brisk business

Demand for vegetable slightly down in Kalimati market -- More people buying organic vegetables even though they are costly -- More than 800 farms producing organic vegetables Stores dealing on organic vegetables are doing brisk business after the government intensified crackdown against pesticide-laden fruits and vegetables.

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5 hrs ago | The Times

Eating in theraw

Many Shreveporters aren't sitting down to a home-cooked meal every night. They are sitting at the dinner table enjoying home-chopped dishes that are entirely raw and uncooked.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Raw, Shreveport, LA, Vegetarian, Vegan, Home Gardening, Home

8 hrs ago | Country World News

The Organic Chronicles: ATTRA conducts interviews to help make it...

Organic food sales keep growing, but Texas is not reaping the benefits that might be expected from the country's second-largest agriculture producer.

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Related Topix: Texas, Life, Food, Agriculture, Science, Country, Lonestar, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Texas Tech

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Scoop

Organic Gold - The Darling Wines

The Darling 2012 Chardonnay has been awarded a gold medal and " Wine of Show " at the recent New Zealand Organic Wine Awards.

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Related Topix: Drink, Wine, Life, Food

Examiner.com

Ultimate Ocean Vodka Cocktail Contest: Winning Recipe Wins a Stay in Paradise

Organic Ocean Vodka and Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa have partnered to create "The Ultimate Ocean Cocktail Contest."

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Related Topix: Recipes, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Agriculture, Science, Life, Food

Newswise

Virginia Mason First U.S. Hospital to Receive Marine Stewardship Council Certification

Virginia Mason announced today it is the first hospital in the United States to earn Marine Stewardship Council certification for its commitment to serving seafood grown and harvested by certified, environmentally sustainable methods.

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City Pages

Local co-ops take heat for selling products from anti-birth control company

On Friday, Steven Miles, a bioethicist at the University of Minnesota who we've previously written about because of his work on U.S. abuses in Iraqi prisons , sent us correspondence he recently had with the the Seward Co-op regarding its decision to continue selling products from Eden Foods, a company with Catholic ownership that won't provide ... (more)

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EurActiv.com

Organic farming has grown rapidly, says EU

The organic farming sector has grown rapidly over the past ten years, to about 500,000 new hectares every year, according to EU statistics.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Oregonian

Pantry provides sustenance for Oregon State University community

Landscape manager Annie Kersting is enthusiastic about her produce. "Taste this strawberry," she said.

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Related Topix: Oregon State University, Life, Food, Vegetables, Fruits, Agriculture, Science, Home Gardening, Home

CiteULike

Higher antioxidant and lower cadmium concentrations and lower...

Higher antioxidant and lower cadmium concentrations and lower incidence of pesticide residues in organically grown crops: a systematic literature review and meta-analyses.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food

MYREPUBLICA.com

Recipe for change

Though late, the Ministry of Agriculture has taken the right step to establish a laboratory at Kalimati Fruit and Vegetable Wholesale Market to test vegetables for pesticide residues.

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Herald Gazette

Tickets still available for conservation bus tour

It is not too late to purchase tickets for the Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation Tour on Saturday, Aug. 9, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. This year's tour puts the spotlight on four fascinating destinations in Lincoln County, where farmers and foresters will give tours of their current projects and practices: Uncas Farms in Whitefield, a certified ... (more)

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Daily Mail

Don't waste your money on organic food: Government says frozen...

Aretha Franklin slams server's D-I-S-R-E-S-P-E-C-T after she's 'screamed at' for sitting down to eat a burger she had ordered to go Cash-strapped families should not waste their money on organic food because they think it is healthier, the government has warned.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Kombucha tea in Ramsey

Om Champagne Tea was such a hit as a visiting vendor one Sunday at the Ramsey Farmers' Market that they now have a regular table at the market.

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NewsTarget.com

Record growth of organic food consumption in the U.S. and India

There has been record growth in sales of organic, non-GMO food in some of the world's largest produce markets, a good thing for consumers and advocates of clean, wholesome, non-bioengineered commodities.

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Supermarket Guru

Organics: Are they better for your health? Second hand booze

According to a new study from Newcastle University the answer is yes! Why? researchers at Newcastle say organic fruits, vegetables and cereals contain significantly higher concentrations of antioxidants than conventionally grown crops.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

NewsTarget.com

How to save loads of money while still eating organic, non-GMO foods

Everybody who cares about their health wants to eat organic, non-GMO foods, but the challenge is being able to afford it, right? Thanks to dwindling economic opportunities and job cuts almost everywhere, discretionary income is getting harder to come by for millions.

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Lifehack.org

How To Ensure Your Organic Foods Aren't Killing You

If you're like most people, when you hear the phrase 'organic foods,' it brings to mind wholesome goodness.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Stanford University, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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