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Despite Rising Demand, U.S. Doesn’t Do Enough to Support Organic Transition

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by Colin O’Neil, Agriculture Policy Director, Environmental Working Group More and more Americans want to avoid toxic pesticides on the foods they are buying and feeding their families. But the U.S. invests too little in growing more organic food. As demand for organic food continues to rise, American food companies and retailers are forced to rely on imports. We think …

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Another ‘Midnight’ Regulation Dumped On Farmers

Dan Hogs & Pork, Industry News Release, Organic 0 Comments

In another poke in the eye to agriculture, the Obama administration tomorrow will issue a regulation that adds animal welfare standards to the nation’s organic food production law. The National Pork Producers Council will work with the Trump administration and Congress to repeal yet another “midnight” regulation.