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The Issues Riddling Organic Will Set the Stage for the 2018 Farm Bill

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By Melody Meyer (Posted with permission from OrganicMattersblog.com ) It was a rollicking time for organic in D.C. last week. The Senate AG Committee held a hearing on global & local markets, specialty crops, and organics as they relate to the next Farm Bill. Chairman Pat Roberts gave a hi-five to organic farmers acknowledging that

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Aug 09, 2017 / by epicenter / No Comments

Organic: A Low-Cost Solution to Global Warming

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By Steven Hoffman What is the cost of preventing global warming? Not that expensive, really, if one considers switching to widely available and inexpensive organic farming practices, says Rodale Institute in a landmark White Paper published in May 2014. In fact, says Rodale after conducting more than 30 years of ongoing field research, organic farming

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Feb 07, 2016 / by epicenter / 3 Comments