Posts tagged: Organic Trade Association

Farm Bill Supports Renewable Energy, Hemp, Organic Programs

by Rona Fried, Ph.D. After nearly three years of deadlock, the House and Senate have agreed on a compromise Farm Bill. The House passed the bill this week and now the Agriculture Act of 2014 goes back to the Senate for a final vote – and is widely expected to pass. As you have likely […]

Organic Farmers: Can They Be Tech Savvy?

Demand is on the rise for organic produce. A survey by the Organic Trade Association found that sales revenue from organic food in the U.S. had exploded to $25 billion by 2009 – twenty-five times that of 1990.   Read more here Tweet