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USDA Organic Labels No Longer Trustworthy

Posted by Hallee on Dec 22, 2013 in Life, Natural Health |

organic labelIf you regularly read labels and organic foods are important to you, then this article from Realfarmacy.com will interest you:

USDA Organic Labels No Longer Trustworthy

“‘USDA Organic’ is simply a marketing term those who take government ethics at face value. The goal has always been to increase agricultural sales, not promote organic farming. The public seems to confide in this label through sheer ignorance. The National Organic Program (NOP) which governs the “USDA Organic” label has no interest in organic farming, improving soil, quality of the produce, or factors that pollute the environment. In another blow to their organics program that will further downgrade consumer confidence, the USDA announced this week that the agency has changed the process for exempting otherwise prohibited substances (such as synthetics) in food that carries the “organic or “made with organic” label. This decision makes it easier to continue use of artificial ingredients and substances, undermining integrity of the organic label.”

Hallee


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