Organic Chatter

MSU students grow and sell organic produce at summer stand

By: Organic Assistant Staff, July 27, 2015
The MSU students have a stand outside the Strand Union Building on the Montana State University campus. The Towne's Harvest Garden primarily sells fresh certified organic vegetables grown by the students and sold at a bargain price. Fresh flowers also up for sale this year. The campus farm stand… MORE

‘An extraordinary opportunity’: Healthy & Natural Trade Show set for Chicago’s Navy Pier, May 2016

By: Organic Assistant Staff, July 27, 2015
The inaugural Healthy & Natural Show will offer an ‘extraordinary opportunity’ for product manufacturers and marketers offering healthy and natural products and for retailers looking to better understand this high growth set of categories.… MORE

Nature's Path expands organic breakfast, snack foods empire with acquisition of Country Choice Organic

By: Organic Assistant Staff, July 15, 2015
By Elaine Watson+Elaine WATSON, 13-Jul-2015 Privately-held Nature's Path Foods has expanded its organic breakfast and snack food empire with the acquisition of the Country Choice Organic brand from Grain Millers subsidiary New Century Holdings.… MORE

The Buzz is that July is National Organic Honey Month

By: Organic Assistant Staff, June 23, 2015
Rodale Institute has declared July to be National Organic Honey month. The nonprofit organization has been dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research and outreach for 60 years. Rodale decision is twofold. While they want us to celebrate honeybees and their contribution to the food system… MORE

Whole Foods unveils the name of its soon-to-launch value chain

By: Organic Assistant Staff, June 16, 2015
By Elizabeth CrawfordElizabeth Crawford, 11-Jun-2015 Whole Foods Market’s much vaunted new value chain – 365 by Whole Foods Market – will not be a “discount model or a dumbed-down version of Whole Foods” as feared by some when the company first announced the impending launch,… MORE
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