Government Sampling Program Provides More Positive News For Consumers About Produce Safety 11/8/2012 11:07 AM

 Yesterday, the California Department of Pesticide Regulation issued a press release which stated: “The majority of fresh produce samples collected by the California Department of...

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Tomorrow Is Food Day: Embrace Your Choices, Enjoy The Bounty 10/23/2012 11:54 AM

 For those of us who read Laura Ingalls Wilder’s books about life in the late 1800s, we can all agree that learning more about that time was fascinating and entertaining.  But,...

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Eating More Fruits and Veggies Makes You Healthier and Happier - Literally! 10/17/2012 10:41 AM

 Healthier!Last week, a new peer reviewed study published in the journal of Food and Chemical Toxicology underscored the importance of eating a diet rich in fruits and vegetables. ...

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Dr. Oz Show Perpetuates Misguided Fears About Safe Fruits and Veggies 10/4/2012 11:07 AM

 The Dr. Oz Show can now be credited with creating renewed fear among parents about feeding their children healthy and safe fruits and vegetables - the very foods health initiatives like...

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Alliance Calls On EWG To Hold Webinar On "Dirty Dozen" Methodology 9/19/2012 10:23 AM

 Yesterday, the Environmental Working Group made the following webinar announcement: “Please join us on Friday to hear EWG experts talk about the methodology used to score the...

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Why the Controversy? Let's Celebrate Our Choices Instead 9/7/2012 9:46 AM

 While we watch the continued media coverage and uproar over Stanford University’s recently published paper (Are Organic Foods Safer or Healthier Than Conventional Alternatives), we...

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Stanford Study Shows Both Conventional and Organic Produce is Nutritious and Safe 9/4/2012 10:16 AM

 Today, there is widespread media coverage of a new peer reviewed study from Stanford University’s Center for Public Health Policy which found that there are little nutritional...

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New "Good Food On A Tight Budget" Guide Is A Positive Step For EWG 8/21/2012 11:09 AM

 Some positive news from the Environmental Working Group.  Their new guide “Good Food On A Tight Budget” for low income consumers does an excellent job of promoting healthy...

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