Grocery store carrying local, organic food set to open this summer … – WDAY

WDAY Grocery store carrying local, organic food set to open this summer …WDAYFARGO—A new grocery store showcasing fresh, local and organic food is nearly open in Fargo. Officials with Prairie Roots Co-op say the Fargo store is set to … and more » Brought to you by Google News. Read the rest of the article here

How Whole Foods Became the Organic Giant – The New York Times – New York Times

New York Times How Whole Foods Became the Organic Giant – The New York TimesNew York TimesThe first Whole Foods Market opened in Austin, Tex., in 1980 after combining with rival Clarksville Natural Grocery. A year later, the store was nearly destroyed … and more » Brought to you by Google News. Read the rest of the […]

Surging demand for organic produce widens US supply gap – High Plains Journal

Surging demand for organic produce widens US supply gapHigh Plains JournalProduce processors and retailers are finding it increasingly difficult to secure sufficient supplies of organic produce, as domestic demand continues to rise at a pace that exceeds production, according to a new report from CoBank. The dollar value of … Brought to you by Google […]

Fraud Task Force Will Take on Fake ‘Organic’ Foods – Food & Wine

Food & Wine Fraud Task Force Will Take on Fake 'Organic' FoodsFood & WineWhen you purchase organic food, you expect the product you receive to be, uh, organic. But how do you really know? Unlike, say, comparing different varieties of apples, conventional apples look the same as organic apples: The difference is in the process. […]

Millions of pounds of apparently fake ‘organic’ grains convince the food industry there may be a problem – Washington Post

Washington Post Millions of pounds of apparently fake 'organic' grains convince the food industry there may be a problemWashington PostThe organic industry is creating an anti-fraud task force in the wake of a Washington Post report that millions of pounds of “USDA Organic” soybeans and corn imported through Turkey appear to have been fraudulent. Organized […]

Lost in processing? Organic’s ‘halo effect’ blunted in processed food – FoodNavigator.com

FoodNavigator.com Lost in processing? Organic's 'halo effect' blunted in processed foodFoodNavigator.comOverall, processed organic (vs. conventional) foods were perceived as tastier, more healthful or equally healthful but also as more caloric. “We argue that the features of processed food may modulate the impact of the organic claim,” researchers from … Brought to you by Google News. […]

Increasing demand for organic produce could pressure grocers – Food Dive

Increasing demand for organic produce could pressure grocersFood DiveAs retailers expand their organic produce offerings to satisfy increasing consumer demand, there are concerns it could lead to a constrained supply chain and possible price hikes, according to Supermarket News. Organic food, especially produce, is no … Brought to you by Google News. Read the rest of […]

Demand for organic produce intensifies – Supermarket News

Supermarket News Demand for organic produce intensifiesSupermarket NewsAs the slumping sales at Whole Foods Market attest, organic fruits and vegetables have become ubiquitous in food retailing, filling large displays at even the most price-oriented retailers. According to the Organic Trade Association's 2017 Organic … Brought to you by Google News. Read the rest of the […]

The German Green who fights to keep pesticides in your organic … – POLITICO.eu

POLITICO.eu The German Green who fights to keep pesticides in your organic …POLITICO.euMartin Häusling wants the European Commission to preserve an expansive definition of organics. and more » Brought to you by Google News. Read the rest of the article here

6 Restaurants in Mumbai That Serve Fantastic Organic Food – NDTV

NDTV 6 Restaurants in Mumbai That Serve Fantastic Organic FoodNDTVFood that is grown organically is not just healthy for you but also for the environment. Keeping this in mind, organic cafés and restaurants are transforming the eating-out scene in Mumbai with their healthy greens, vegan beverages and gluten-free … Brought to you by Google News. […]