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EIRCOM AND UNIONS AGREE 5% PAY RISE FOR STAFF OVER NEXT FOUR YEARS - Eircom staff are in line for a 5% pay increase over the next four years following a deal struck by the company and its unions.
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Planning a wedding may be stressful for the bride, the groom and the rest of the wedding party.
New research by Bord Bia shows that health concerns - like restrictive detox diets - and special occasions - like romantic dinners - are the main reasons for going organic.
Grass-finished, coffee-encrusted sirloin steak with mashed sweet potatoes and veggies.
During the IFT 2014 show in New Orleans, FoodNavigator-USA caught up with RIBUS Inc. CEO Steve Peirce for an update on its all-natural and organic rice-based ingredients and the sustainability of rice in a world that faces staggering levels of food waste.
President John F. Kennedy once quipped that the farmer is "the only person in our economy who buys everything at retail, sells everything at wholesale and pays the freight both ways."
The recent election of William Rolleston as president of Federated Farmers could mean a push towards genetic engineering in farming, warns the Soil & Health Association.
MAINE ORGANIC DAIRIES SHUT DOWN THEIR MOO MARKETING PROGRAM Jul. 9, 2014 BrownfieldAgNews reports: An effort by organic dairy producers in Maine to market their own milk is shutting down.
Organic fruits and veggies are all the rage, but the prices for these items are high.
Citing a lack of attention paid to organic growers, the U.S. organic industry is launching a campaign to generate funding for organic-focused citrus greening disease research.
Greg Sipe, of Spring Garden Township, working for Hogg Construction, works on setting a base for pavers Tuesday after a large tree was taken down at the former site of Shiloh Nurseries in Manchester Township.
Have you ever wondered which fresh produce gets on the dirty dozen or 15 dirtiest foods list and which foods don't really require you to buy them organic? According to the Environmental Working Group 's " Dirty Dozen " list, the Environmental Working Group lists the amounts of pesticides in fruits and vegetables.
Is it true that the price lookup codes on fruits and vegetables can indicate if a food is genetically modified? How does one know what to buy if the code is not listed? Can you provide a list of preferred produce? The price lookup codes are the stickers of produce.
Over the weekend, I wrote about Eden Foods, their CEO Mr. Potter , and their lawsuit claiming a religious exemption to providing contraceptive care for women.
A group that promotes "economic justice" for farming on a family scale is asking for confidential assistance from the public "to identify all current candidates for appointment to the National Organic Standards Board," which advises the U.S. Department of Agriculture on organic food standards.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 06:42 am
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