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09

Sep

King of Pops buys a farm to grow its own ingredientsThe entrepreneur brothers behind the famous Atlanta brand recently purchased a 68-acre farm to grow ingredients for their all-natural ice pops.

King of Pops buys a farm to grow its own ingredients
The entrepreneur brothers behind the famous Atlanta brand recently purchased a 68-acre farm to grow ingredients for their all-natural ice pops.

21

Aug

Can we trust imported organic foods?Organic food is becoming more widely available. But how organic is it when it’s grown elsewhere?

Can we trust imported organic foods?
Organic food is becoming more widely available. But how organic is it when it’s grown elsewhere?

16

Jul

Organic produce contains more antioxidantsScientists look at a lot of data — including the famous Stanford analysis — and find an excellent reason to enjoy organic produce.

Organic produce contains more antioxidants
Scientists look at a lot of data — including the famous Stanford analysis — and find an excellent reason to enjoy organic produce.

10

Jul

Guess who wants to be a farmer?One of the world’s oldest professions is gaining popularity among America’s younger generations, thanks to demand for organic and locally sourced food and a desire to get back to basics.

Guess who wants to be a farmer?
One of the world’s oldest professions is gaining popularity among America’s younger generations, thanks to demand for organic and locally sourced food and a desire to get back to basics.

02

Jun

Guess who wants to be a farmer?One of the world’s oldest professions is gaining popularity among America’s younger generations, thanks to demand for organic and locally sourced food and a desire to get back to basics.

Guess who wants to be a farmer?
One of the world’s oldest professions is gaining popularity among America’s younger generations, thanks to demand for organic and locally sourced food and a desire to get back to basics.

29

Apr

2014’s Dirty Dozen produce list: Apples, peaches, cucumbers and moreEnvironmental Working Group’s latest Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce helps consumers reduce the amount of pesticides they consume in their diets.

2014’s Dirty Dozen produce list: Apples, peaches, cucumbers and more
Environmental Working Group’s latest Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce helps consumers reduce the amount of pesticides they consume in their diets.

28

Jan

Who invented the idea of organic farming and organic food?We can thank 3 important books published in the 1940s for the certified organic produce we see in stores today.

Who invented the idea of organic farming and organic food?
We can thank 3 important books published in the 1940s for the certified organic produce we see in stores today.

16

Dec

Who invented the idea of organic farming and organic food?We can thank 3 important books published in the 1940s for the certified organic produce we see in stores today.

Who invented the idea of organic farming and organic food?
We can thank 3 important books published in the 1940s for the certified organic produce we see in stores today.

10

Dec

Recipe: Organic biscotti with chocolate chips

19

Oct

Green product certification: 21 symbols you should recognizeThere are dozens of symbols on packaging that are probably more meaningful to manufacturers than they are to consumers. Here’s your guide to the eco-labels found on everything from paper to light bulbs.

Green product certification: 21 symbols you should recognize
There are dozens of symbols on packaging that are probably more meaningful to manufacturers than they are to consumers. Here’s your guide to the eco-labels found on everything from paper to light bulbs.