Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Organic Food News

News on Organic Food continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 min ago | 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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Drink, Wine, Life, Food

6 hrs ago | 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."

Comment?

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

8 hrs ago | 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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition

15 hrs ago | 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)

Comment?

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

21 hrs ago | 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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science

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)

Comment?

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

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science, Medicine, Nutrition

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Agriculture, Science

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Agriculture, Science

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.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Life, Food, Home Gardening, Home, Agriculture, Science

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.

Comment?

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

Centre Daily Times

Over the Garden Fence | FarmFest a haven for organic gardeners

Rebecca Robertson, an outreach specialist with Pennsylvania Certified Organic, has me sold on the third annual Pennsylvania Organic FarmFest, Aug. 1-2 at the Centre County Grange fairgrounds in Centre Hall.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Centre County, PA, Centre Hall, PA, Life, Food, Agriculture, Science, Family, Kids

CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Send your story ideas to tips@kwgn.com.

You're seeing more organic choices at the grocery store these days and there's a good reason for that.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food

Food And Drink Europe

a 100m Irish organic market returns to form - but who's buying and why?

"There is a sense that a proportion of organic purchasing is being driven by negative perceptions associated with non-organic rather than an inherent desire to buy in to the organic lifestyle and principles," according to Irish food board report.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Oregonian

Is organic produce worth the extra cost, and can you trust the label on imported food:...

When it comes to foods like berries, it may be worth the extra expense to buy organic over conventional produce.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Oregon, Vegetables, Nutrition, Agriculture, Science

Groton Landmark

Life Cafe Center to hold harvest, craft sale tomorrow

Life Care Center of Nashoba Valley in Littleton invites the community to its first Harvest and Craft Sale on Thursday, July 24, from 6-7:30 p.m. The market will feature produce fresh from the garden at the skilled nursing and rehab center.

Comment?

Related Topix: Littleton, MA, Life, Food, Vegetables

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••