Enforce Rules against False and Misleading Organic Claims

Enforce Rules against False and Misleading Organic Claims

FDA MUST NO LONGER LET ORGANIC FOOD GROWERS, MANUFACTURERS AND SELLERS GET AWAY WITH LIES by Paul Driessen, ©2019 (Aug. 12, 2019) — A couple years ago, the US Food and Drug Administration sent a “Warning Letter” to Nashoba Brook Bakery, advising its owners that listing “love” as an ingredient in their granola violated the […]

Organic Crops Are Tested for Pathogens, Right? Nope

Organic Crops Are Tested for Pathogens, Right? Nope

WE NEED TO CHECK ORGANIC CROPS FOR BACTERIA, TO ENSURE THEY REALLY ARE HEALTHY – AND SAFE TO EAT by Mischa Popoff, ©2013 (Jul. 17, 2013) — The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits synthetic nitrogen fertilizer in organic production and encourages natural compost. But it does not test for un-composted feces, relying instead on […]