09 Jul '12, 3pm

This advertisement for organic farming has been brought to you by Kraft

This advertisement for organic farming has been brought to you by Kraft

A dozen or so organic farmers drive their electric tractors to a wood-beamed meeting house. There, they consider what counts as organic, the processes and additives that should and shouldn’t carry that label. They consider the evidence and talk to the experts, running late into the day as the dusky light outside begins to grow red. After all, the integrity of the label is at stake. Finally, they agree. A few quick handshakes and it’s off into the dusk, the scent of rich soil their companion on the long, slow drive back to the solar panel-topped farmhouse. This advertisement for organic farming has been brought to you by Kraft. The reality of industrial consolidation in organic food, as an article in the Times over the weekend made clear, is a familiar — if not yet well-known — tale. A lucrative industry is rapidly embraced and consumed by existing titans, its boundaries st...

Full article: http://grist.org/news/multinational-food-corporations-tha...

Tweets

Save on Organic: 7 Simple Ways

healthychild.org 09 Jul '12, 2pm

Pound for pound, children eat and drink more than adults. Healthy eating is essential in order to safely nourish their gro...

Playing with their food: Kids discover the fun of farming at camp

Playing with their food: Kids discover the fun ...

grist.org 09 Jul '12, 12pm

At Plantation Farm Camp in Sonoma County, Calif., kids help with farm chores alongside traditional camp activities. Ah, su...

NEW POST: Save on Organic: 7 Simple Ways

healthychild.org 09 Jul '12, 9am

The best way to save money on organic food is to cook from scratch. Buying whole ingredients can be much cheaper than buyi...

Organically Grown Corn Outperforms Non-Organic ...

treehugger.com 10 Jul '12, 3pm

Another stat you should remember regarding organic farming, and apropos of heatwaves and drought: According to Rodale Inst...

#Competition #Win a Pai skincare #organic skincare set from @ONG_Bodycare worth over £74 enter now on @daisygreenmag

#Competition #Win a Pai skincare #organic skinc...

daisygreenmagazine.co.uk 09 Jul '12, 10am

O.N.G Natural Bodycare is a new online beauty store, specialising in natural & organic beauty products from a selection of...

Pavlova n Lamington from .Hmm...

madjackcafe.com 10 Jul '12, 5am

Average Check Below $15 Burger From $4.20 No Service Charge Generous Student Discount Wide Variety Fish Chicken Lamb & Bee...

Food safety spurs organic farm growth in China - Channel NewsAsia

Food safety spurs organic farm growth in China ...

channelnewsasia.com 04 Jul '12, 9am

SHANGHAI: Food safety issues in China are prompting the growth of organic farms. Venture capitalists and foreign brands ar...

and enter: - Daisy's #dealoftheday #WIN a beautiful #Organic #Food hamper @Sheepdrove @daisycompeditor

and enter: - Daisy's #dealoftheday #WIN a beaut...

daisygreenmagazine.co.uk 02 Jul '12, 2pm

Set on the rolling Berkshire Downs, Sheepdrove Organic Farm brings the taste of the countryside to your door through its n...

Organic Tomatoes Have Higher Antioxidant Content Than Non-Organic

Organic Tomatoes Have Higher Antioxidant Conten...

treehugger.com 05 Jul '12, 8pm

Take this as some sort of tangent to Melissa's recent post about why modern tomatoes taste like cardboard : Research comin...

Give your skin a break from the heat! This week super low price on organic shea cream + free gift! Its a win-win-win!

Give your skin a break from the heat! This week...

greenhome.com 17 Jul '12, 7pm

THIS WEEK ONLY! GET A FREE RASPBERRY LIP BALM WITH EVERY SHEA CREAM PURCHASE! OFFER ENDS JULY 23. Excite your skin with or...

The latest New York Times exposé won’t stop me from eating organic

The latest New York Times exposé won’t stop me ...

grist.org 10 Jul '12, 10pm

If you’re even remotely interested in food, there’s a very good chance you’ve seen the article that ran in Sunday’s New Yo...