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

By Melody Meyer (Posted with permission from ) 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

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