Organic Center study zeroes in on organic ways to beat citrus greening
January 23, 2019 12:25 ET | The Organic Center
Washington D.C., Jan. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 23, 2019) – Since it was first discovered in the United States in 2005, the bacterial disease known as citrus greening,...
Farmworkers at risk from chemicals but organic can help, shows new report
September 13, 2018 08:50 ET | The Organic Center
Washington D.C., Sept. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The millions of farmworkers who labor on our farms across the country are vitally important to the success of agricultural operations. They help...
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Grown Rogue Cannabis Expands Rogue Distribution
August 02, 2018 08:00 ET | Grown Rogue
MEDFORD, Ore., Aug. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Grown Rogue, Oregon’s leading seed-to-experience cannabis brand, has announced plans to expand Rogue Distribution to provide dispensary partners...
Organic Farmers Association Applauds Bipartisan Farm Bill
June 08, 2018 17:41 ET | Rodale Institute
Kutztown, PA, June 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Organic Farmers Association applauds the Senate Agriculture Committee for releasing a bipartisan bill that supports organic farmers’ needs and...
PHI Group Signs Agreement to Purchase 600-Acre Farm for Organic Fertilizer and Model Organic Farming Program in the U.S.
April 06, 2018 11:55 ET | PHI Group, Inc.
New York, NY, April 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PHI Group, Inc., (www.phiglobal.com) (OTCQB: PHIL), a company focused on mergers and acquisitions and investments in natural resources, energy,...
Organic Trade Association blasts USDA withdrawal of organic animal welfare rule
March 12, 2018 17:44 ET | Organic Trade Association
Washington D.C., March 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Organic Trade Association on Monday strongly condemned the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for its withdrawal of the Organic Livestock...
Organic farmers, and a major league baseball star, take organic message to Capitol Hill
December 05, 2017 07:52 ET | Organic Trade Association
Washington, D.C., Dec. 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Twenty organic farmers – including one major league baseball player – stepped up to the plate for thousands of organic farmers throughout the...
Kim Dietz of J. M. Smucker Co. to lead Organic Trade Association Board
September 14, 2017 14:24 ET | Organic Trade Association
Baltimore, MD, Sept. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kim Dietz of The J.M. Smucker Company on Wednesday was tapped as the President of the Organic Trade Association’s Board of Directors by fellow...
Today's Millennial: Tomorrow’s Organic Parent
September 14, 2017 09:00 ET | Organic Trade Association
Washington, D.C., Sept. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Twenty-five percent of the Millennials in America are parents. In the next 10 to 15 years, 80 percent of Millennials will be moms and dads. What...
Breakthrough study shows organic cuts agriculture’s contribution to climate change
September 11, 2017 09:00 ET | The Organic Center
Washington, D.C., Sept. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new groundbreaking study proves soils on organic farms store away appreciably larger amounts of carbons – and for longer periods -- than...