Organic Trade Association

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Rising consumer demands aids organic industry sway

WASHINGTON (AP) — The organic food industry is gaining influence on Capitol Hill, prompted by its entry into traditional farm states and by increasing consumer demand. That’s not going over well with everyone in Congress. […]

05/18/2013

Study questions how much better organic food is

WASHINGTON (AP) – A new study finds little evidence that organic food is much healthier than conventionally grown food. Researchers at Stanford University report that eating organic fruits and vegetables can lower exposure to pesticides. […]

09/04/2012