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January, 2017

On the Record: Organic Valley Strongly Supports USDA Organic Animal Care Standards

Organic Valley strongly supports the USDA’s final rule on organic animal care standards. Our farmer-owned cooperative, which works with thousands of organic dairy, hog and poultry producers, has long advocated for action to clarify the conditions and expectations for animal care in organic farming. We have lived with inconsistencies in organic livestock and poultry production …

January 20th, 2017  |  Posted by Rootstock Editor | Published in Featured Post, Food & Ag Issues, On The Record, Organic Farming


U.S., Japan sign organic equivalency arrangement

After a decade of negotiations, today at Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore, MD, officials from the U.S. and Japan signed an organic equivalence arrangement between the two countries – the first U.S. organic equivalency arrangement in Asia, and the first-ever without organic standards exceptions. Equivalence means that U.S. certified organic products may be sold …

September 26th, 2013  |  Posted by Wendy Allen | Published in Featured Post, Food & Ag Issues, Organic Farming


 
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