That’s What Our Experts Said! 4/27/2012 11:48 AM

 This week, the media reported on a new study conducted by McGill University and University of Minnesota and published in Nature comparing organic and conventional farming practices. ...

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Environmental Working Group Doesn’t Like New Farmer Videos 4/11/2012 5:29 PM

 It seems the Environmental Working Group doesn’t like our new “Ask the Experts” video section of www.safefruitsandveggies.com.   These videos feature real...

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Organic and Conventional Farmers Talk About Pest Control Strategies In New Website Section 4/2/2012 11:21 AM

 As part of our work to provide more information to consumers about the safety of fruits and vegetables, the Alliance has added a new section called “Ask the Experts”  to...

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Have You Seen Our Tax Return? 2/23/2012 12:36 PM

 This week, the Alliance, once again, has been attacked by an activist group in various emails and blog postings because we continue to discourage consumers from using “dirty”...

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Activist Groups Undermine First Lady’s “Let’s Move” Message About Healthy Eating 2/14/2012 12:28 PM

 We’ve seen the First Lady making the media rounds lately promoting her “Let’s Move” campaign.  A key component in her message is getting Americans to eat more...

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"Any Apple Is Good For You" 1/19/2012 1:31 PM

 Whether it’s a statement on our website, an answer to a consumer’s question, or in comments to reporters, the Alliance for Food and Farming is consistent in our response to...

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CDC Study Shows Teenagers' Consumption of Fruits and Vegetables at Very Low Levels - Yet Another Reason to Stop Negative Messaging About Safe Produce 12/7/2011 12:37 PM

 A study recently released by the Centers for Disease Control found that the median number of times high school students were consuming fruits and vegetables was 1.2.  And 28.5%...

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Celebrate Food Day by Meeting a REAL Farmer 10/24/2011 3:37 PM

 Today, October 24, is Food Day.  Although, many of you may not even know it since media coverage of this “nationwide event” organized by the Center for Science in the...

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