Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Google Alert - organic farming

News7 new results for organic farming
Food safety spurs organic farm growth in China
Channel News Asia
Food safety issues in China are prompting the growth of organic farms.
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WWOOF volunteers help Colorado organic farms while learning the trade
Denver Post
Colorado organic farmers who have struggled to find affordable labor are being helped by a program that connects them with volunteer workers eager to learn the ins and outs of life on a farm.
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In 2011 the number of agricultural holdings with organic farming increased by more than 5% over the previous year. The number of newly registered agricultural holdings in conversion increased from 34 in 2010 to 59 in 2011. The total number of ...
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Hilltop & Canyon Organic Farms
Santa Barbara Independent
Growing avos, citrus, heirloom beans, and more off Rincon Road in Carpinteria.
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Santa Barbara Independent
Organic tomatoes have higher antioxidant value, suggests study
"Organic farming doesn't use nitrogenous fertilizers; as a result, plants respond by activating their own defence mechanisms, increasing the levels of all antioxidants," explained study lead Anna VallverdĂș Queralt. Organic vs Conventional ...
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Organic Farming on the Rise in Slovenia
STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija (subscription)
Almost 6% of all utilised agricultural land, or almost 27500 hectares, was farmed organically in 2011, which is up over 9% compared to 2010, the Statistics Office said on Wednesday.
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Weather forces farmers to replant
Kennebec Journal
Russell Libby, executive director of the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association, said some farmers who were late with seed may decide to forgo planting altogether because it's too late in the season. "The exciting thing is many of the farmers ...
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Kennebec Journal

Web2 new results for organic farming
Organic farming – "inputs are much less, yield is more than before ...
Harivansh Prasad and his wife Pramila Devi are organic farmers in Premanbigha , Nalanda district. Farmers since the last forty-fifty years, they practiced farming ...
A Handbook of Organic Farming -
ABOUT THE BOOK: In this handbook almost all the aspects related to organic farming has been covered with the balanced approach. The author.

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