Decades of Science Supports Our Message 10/24/2016 10:38 AM

“Credible science is science that has the overwhelming body of evidence on its side.”  Shawn Otto author of “War on Science.”This statement really resonates for...

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New Study: Fears About Produce Safety May Negatively Impact Low Income Consumers 9/30/2016 11:09 AM

New peer reviewed research published in Nutrition Today shows that fear-based messaging intended to invoke safety concerns about non-organic produce may be having a negative impact on...

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The Passing of Dr. Robert Krieger 9/21/2016 12:04 PM

We recently learned of the passing of Dr. Robert Krieger, Extension Toxicologist, Personal Chemical Exposure Program, University of California, Riverside.  The Alliance for Food and Farming...

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This is Complicated, But Important 8/26/2016 10:10 AM

Pesticide metabolites – It is really tempting to just stop reading after those two words but this is important.  Complicated, but important.  And, this is why.  There are...

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A Messaging Evolution by Organic Advocates 7/18/2016 12:39 PM

At the inaugural Organic Produce Summit in Monterey on July 14, we witnessed a messaging evolution happening among the strongest organic advocates.  This messaging moves away from...

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Videos Featuring Farmers Provide Answers to Tough Questions 6/7/2016 2:24 PM

People like farmers and, as we see repeatedly, farmers and farming are popular topics today.  Part of the reason people like farmers is they say what they mean and mean what they say....

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A Few Minutes of Review Should Lead to Numerous Questions for EWG 4/21/2016 11:10 AM

While overall media and blogger coverage of the so-called “Dirty Dozen” list is a fraction of what it once was, we are still surprised by the stories that feature the Environmental...

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A Dozen Reasons to Eat These Fruits and Veggies 4/14/2016 11:47 AM

According the Centers for Disease control only one in 10 Americans consume an adequate amount of fruits and veggies in their diet.  This is despite numerous health initiatives to try and...

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