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Costco Going All Out for Organic: You’re Not Going to Believe the New Initiative this Retailer is Taking

health freedom alliance, 19 April 2016
Costco can be a little unpredictable when it comes to embracing natural, healthy foods

Produce in India's capital declared unsafe for human consumption due to pesticide residue


A suo moto probe has been issued in India, as dangerous levels of pesticides continue to show up in produce served in India's open markets. Suo moto probes are often issued by courts when the subject matter is dire and of public interest.

What Will Be in Your Organic Produce, Fish, and Fortified Grains if Codex Gets Its Way?


ANH-USA’s executive and legal director, Gretchen DuBeau, was a member of the US delegation to the Codex Committee of Food Labeling (CCFL), which met in Canada last week. We were honored to bring the voice of the consumer to the table at Codex, especially since it is otherwise heavily influenced by big corporate interests.
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Clean and green - Inspiring urban farm grows an astonishing three tons of produce a year on a mere 1/10 of an acre


With food prices steadily rising over the last several years, by as much as five percent, families are scaling back and going without many staples just to put a meal on the table. Or worse, resorting to 'bargains' like fast food specials, subsidized SNAP junk food or just plain instant noodles to fill a hungry belly. We have reached the point where self-sufficiency is not a luxury any longer, it's a real necessity. In response, many are carving out a small homestead niche, even in the middle of lively cities. An encouraging example is found with a micro-farm in the heart of Southern California.
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