Many consumers believe that "natural" products are better and healthier than others, but are often confused about what the label actually means. Now Consumer Reports is launching a campaign to ban the term, claiming it confuses and misleads shoppers.
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Move over Got Milk? and Beef: It's What's for Dinner. The organic industry is laying plans for it's own industry-funded research and promotion program thanks to legislative changes in the 2014 farm bill.
Food labeling can often be misleading and confusing, which is why ďcertified organicĒ is an important choice for consumers.
The farm bill signed by President Obama last month was at first glance the usual boon for soybean growers, catfish farmers and their ilk. But closer examination reveals that the nationís agriculture policy is increasingly more whole grain than white bread.
The first recipient of The Organic Centerís (The Centerís) newly established Award of Excellence will be recognized in March at the organizationís annual VIP Dinner held in conjunction with Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim, CA.
Throughout the Midwest, where dairy farmers face a host of financial challenges, two dozen Organic Valley Co-op members now grow fruits or vegetables or both on the side.
Here & Now resident chef Kathy Gunst has been seeing eggs everywhere: on salads in bistros and on top of ramen in noodle shops. And sheís a fan herself, as she tells host Robin Young.
A woman who wouldnít stop asking questions, and her seminal role in todayís food fight.
If you've been on the fence as to whether or not organic milk is worth the extra cost, this should help you decide: Organic milk has more beneficial omega-3 fatty acids than the nonorganic milk, according to the findings of a new study published in PLoS One that looked at the nutritional makeup of nearly 400 organic and nonorganic milk samples collected over an 18-month period from across the United States.