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2 hrs ago | NBC29

Submissions Being Accepted for Albemarle Fair Competition

Submissions are currently underway for the annual competition. People can bring in everything from organic vegetables, artwork, baked goods and even home brews.

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5 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

Melissa Clark's Tips for Using Your CSA Vegetables

A CSA share means a lot of fresh, organic vegetables, but it can be hard to alsways know how to prepare them.

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8 hrs ago | Home

Growing profits through organic trade

It's about 45 minutes northeast of Kirksville, and tucked away off a dusty gravel road.

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12 hrs ago | The Irish World Newspaper

Ireland going organic

NEW organic cafes and organic food lines in major supermarkets have been a reality in the UK for a few years now, but it seems Ireland is picking up the pace in its love for organic.

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14 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

A day in photos

Elderly women take part in a workout using a traditional pa kao mah cloth wrap at a health centre in Bangkok.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Israel, Middle East, Palestinian Territories

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Alabama Live

Refusing a vitamin K injection for your baby is madness. It needs to stop.

Being "natural" or "crunchy" is a popular parenting philosophy these days. It can be hard to define, but crunchy mamas tend to be proud of supporting things like breastfeeding, co-sleeping, home births, cloth diapering, organic food, etc.

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Related Topix: Family, Parenting, Life, Food, Tennessee Government, Tennessee

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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Related Topix: Life, Food, CPU, Science / Technology, Agriculture, Science, Vegetables, Nutrition

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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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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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

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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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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Related Topix: University of Minnesota, US News, US Supreme Court, Life, Food, Agriculture, Science

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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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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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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Related Topix: Lincoln County, ME, Whitefield, ME, Life, Food, Dresden, ME, Jefferson, ME, Waldoboro, ME

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