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It's DAY 1 of Project Green Challenge 2014 and our powerhouse theme is #ORGANIC!...

Wed, 2014-10-01 15:06
It's DAY 1 of Project Green Challenge 2014 and our powerhouse theme is #ORGANIC! From Teens Turning Green: Whole Foods Marketsells it, the Organic Center is full of resources + EcoWatch spreads the word! It's not too late to sign up and join in this month of #sustainability education + life changing discovery! Get Started Here!: http://bit.ly/1nKhCz6 #green #youth #environment #activism

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4NmhY5Up7NI


Understanding the Organic Label with Sara Snow

"Did you know that organic farmers maintain the health of their soil by using ma...

Wed, 2014-10-01 07:51
"Did you know that organic farmers maintain the health of their soil by using manure or compost and other organic material instead of synthetic fertilizers? Get the details here: http://www.onlyorganic.org/organic-practices/organic-farming-practices #saveoursoil #organic #food" Only Organic


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Did you know that organic farmers maintain the health of their soil by using manure or compost and other organic material instead of synthetic fertilizers? Get the details here: http://www.onlyorganic.org/organic-practices/organic-farming-practices #saveoursoil #organic #food

Check out this article from Health.com on 11 things that are best to buy #organi...

Mon, 2014-09-29 15:52
Check out this article from Health.com on 11 things that are best to buy #organic. What do you think? Which products do you always buy organic? Tell us in the comments.

http://www.health.com/health/gallery/0,,20471167_4,00.html


11 Things It's Best to Buy Organic
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Torn about whether to go natural? Heres what to pick—and skip.

Happy #NationalCoffeeDay! Learn more about the benefits of choosing #organic cof...

Mon, 2014-09-29 12:00
Happy #NationalCoffeeDay! Learn more about the benefits of choosing #organic coffee. Huge health + environmental benefits for all http://bit.ly/1CADa4s


What Are the Benefits of Organic Coffee Consumption? | LIVESTRONG.COM
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Coffee is the most popular beverage in the world after water, a standing which helps rank it as one of the largest traded commodities — second only to oil, according to “The Organic Food Shopper’s Guide.” Organically grown coffee is free of chemical residues, an attribute that prompts many connoisse…

"Forget ‘Whole Paycheck’—This Grocery Chain Now Beats Many Competitors’ Prices"...

Wed, 2014-09-24 11:00
"Forget ‘Whole Paycheck’—This Grocery Chain Now Beats Many Competitors’ Prices"

Learn how you can save at Whole Foods Market #OrganicAffordability

http://www.takepart.com/article/2014/09/12/whole-foods-discount-grocery?cmpid=foodinc-fb


Forget ‘Whole Paycheck’—This Grocery Chain Now Beats Many Competitors’ Prices
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(Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images) TakePart Features Forget ‘Whole Paycheck’—This Grocery Chain Now Beats Many Competitors’ Prices Take Action Share Comments More Share with your friends Whole Foods is shedding its expensive image with cheaper produce and core items. By Sarah McColl Sarah McColl ha…

via @OnlyOrganic "Organic farmers and ranchers must accommodate the natural beha...

Wed, 2014-09-24 07:20
via @OnlyOrganic "Organic farmers and ranchers must accommodate the natural behavior of their livestock and meet health and wellness requirements. Find out what these requirements include here: http://www.onlyorganic.org/organic-practices/organic-livestock-requirements #USDA #food #organic #dairy #meatlovers"


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Organic farmers and ranchers must accommodate the natural behavior of their livestock and meet health and wellness requirements. Find out what these requirements include here: http://www.onlyorganic.org/organic-practices/organic-livestock-requirements #USDA #food #organic #dairy #meatlovers

Tune in for an informative radio interview on Wednesday, September 24 at 4:00 PM...

Tue, 2014-09-23 16:34
Tune in for an informative radio interview on Wednesday, September 24 at 4:00 PM Eastern Time and hear Dr. Jessica Shade of The Organic Center and OTA's Gwendolyn Wyard discuss all things organic!
http://archive.aweber.com/awlist3534320/M45pT/h/Talking_All_Things_Organic.htm


09-22-2014 - Talking All Things Organic
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On the show we will discuss organic standards, organic labeling, frequent organic misconceptions and much more. We will address the question: Does organic actually provide nutritional benefits that cannot be obtained from conventional food? We will also help alleviate the confusion of food labels.…

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Mon, 2014-09-22 21:16

Bonus round! For a chance to win yummy berry snacks from Annie&#039;s Homegrown Shar...

Wed, 2014-09-17 13:00
Bonus round! For a chance to win yummy berry snacks from Annie's Homegrown

Share this image with #OrganicVisionary and tag YOUR favorite #OrganicVisionary

Teens Turning Green, TAG, you're it! Facebook friends: Did you know that Project Green Challenge 2014 is a global call to action for college and high school students to transition from conventional to conscious living? PGC engages youth by uniting them in a commitment to cultivate a healthy and just planet and is comprised of 30 sustainability-themed challenges in 30 days throughout the month of October. Learn more and sign up to join the challenge! bit.ly/pgcsignup


It&#039;s the final day of #OrganicFestival and we&#039;re talking about WHO we celebrate...

Wed, 2014-09-17 09:30
It's the final day of #OrganicFestival and we're talking about WHO we celebrate in organic. New hashtag today - #OrganicVisionary!

Who is your #OrganicVisionary? Tell us in the comments below or using the #OrganicVisionary hashtag who YOU celebrate in #organic. We’ll choose one lucky winner from the comments to win our GRAND PRIZE - a free registration to Organicology in February (located in Portland). Thanks to Oregon Tilth, Inc. for sponsoring! #OrganicFestival


Join our #OrganicFestival Twitter Party today at 4p ET to discuss #organic fiber...

Tue, 2014-09-16 12:00
Join our #OrganicFestival Twitter Party today at 4p ET to discuss #organic fibers and textiles with Marci Zaroff. Five chances to win organic cotton products from Under the Canopy!


It&#039;s Day 9 of #OrganicFestival and we&#039;re reaching beyond food and talking about...

Tue, 2014-09-16 10:00
It's Day 9 of #OrganicFestival and we're reaching beyond food and talking about organic textiles!

Did you know that #organic fiber-which includes cotton, wool, hemp and flax-is also certified? Share this graphic and tell us what #organic textiles you use for a chance to win a Motherlove Herbal Company gift basket! #OrganicFestival


#Organic Myth # 5: Eating organic doesn&#039;t protect you from pesticide exposure. S...

Mon, 2014-09-15 14:00
#Organic Myth # 5: Eating organic doesn't protect you from pesticide exposure. Share this myth-busting fact for a chance to win a sampler gift pack from Wholesome Sweeteners. #OrganicFestival


#Organic Myth # 4: You can&#039;t prove organic farming is better for the planet. Sha...

Mon, 2014-09-15 13:00
#Organic Myth # 4: You can't prove organic farming is better for the planet. Share this myth-busting fact for a chance to win a sampler gift pack from Wholesome Sweeteners #OrganicFestival


#Organic Myth # 3: Natural food is just as good as organic food. Share this myth...

Mon, 2014-09-15 12:00
#Organic Myth # 3: Natural food is just as good as organic food. Share this myth-busting fact for a chance to win a sampler gift pack from Wholesome Sweeteners.


#Organic Myth # 2: Organic standards are weak. Share this myth-busting fact for...

Mon, 2014-09-15 11:00
#Organic Myth # 2: Organic standards are weak. Share this myth-busting fact for a chance to win a sampler gift pack from Wholesome Sweeteners.


It&#039;s Day 8 of #OrganicFestival and we&#039;re busting common myths about &#064;organic all...

Mon, 2014-09-15 10:00
It's Day 8 of #OrganicFestival and we're busting common myths about @organic all day long. Share all of our 5 graphics today for a chance to win and awesome Wholesome Sweeteners gift pack!

#Organic Myth #1: There's no evidence organic is better for you.
Share this myth-busting fact for a chance to win.


Join us as we bust myths about #organic in our #OrganicFestival Twitter Party to...

Mon, 2014-09-15 09:30
Join us as we bust myths about #organic in our #OrganicFestival Twitter Party today at 4p ET. "Coach" Mark Smallwood of Rodale Institute and Dr. Jessica Shade of @TheOrganicCenter will be co-hosting. We have prizes from Honest Tea MegaFood BluePrintCleanse Earthbound Farm and Wholesome SweetenersSweeteners.


Organic farmers can get a free soil analysis while contributing to science showi...

Sun, 2014-09-14 14:00
Organic farmers can get a free soil analysis while contributing to science showing the benefits of organic soil management.

Learn more here: http://organic-center.org/uncategorized/soil-health-in-organic-farms/


The Organic Center | Soil Health in Organic Farms
organic-center.org
IQ 4% to 7% �by age 9. sources listed here Professor Geoffrey Davies and Principal Research Scientist Elham Ghabbour Directed by Principal Research Scientist Elham Ghabbour and Professor Geoffrey Davies, the National Soil Project (NSP) at Northeastern University is collaborating with The Organic Cen…

Happy Day 7 of #OrganicFestival! It&#039;s Science Sunday &amp; we&#039;re talking about organ...

Sun, 2014-09-14 10:00
Happy Day 7 of #OrganicFestival! It's Science Sunday & we're talking about organic and climate change.

Did you know studies show #Organic agriculture can reverse climate change? Share this infographic for a chance to win an awesome Woodstock Foods or a Foxy Produce gift pack!

And learn more about the organic and climate change from Rodale Institute here: http://rodaleinstitute.org/reversing-climate-change-achievable-by-farming-organically/ #OrganicFestival