Sustainable Ag News
Contact: Matthew Holmes, Executive Director , Canada Organic Trade Association , (613) 482-1717
OTTAWA, July 15, 2014 The Canada Organic Trade Association is congratulating the Province of New Brunswick on new organic regulations announced in June. The new rules ensure products sold as organic in the province meet strict national standards. New Brunswick joins Quebec and Manitoba as the only provinces that have adopted Canada's national organic regime.
Study reinforces what millions of consumers already know: organic makes a difference
Contact: Maggie McNeil (firstname.lastname@example.org; 202-403-8514 or 202-615-7997)
WASHINGTON (July 11, 2014) – A major new study from the United Kingdom finds conclusive evidence that organic crops, and the food made from them, are nutritionally superior to their conventional counterparts, corrects many of the shortcomings of earlier studies and should put to rest any doubts about the benefits of organic, said the lead scientist of The Organic Center in responding to the landmark study.