|Join the Organic 3.0 Discussion!|
IFOAM - 1/21/2016. Organic 3.0 is the third phase of the organic movement – the next paradigm. Organic 3.0 is about bringing organic out of a niche into the mainstream and positioning organic systems as part of the multiple solutions needed to solve the tremendous challenges faced by our planet and our species.
|What it would take for Maine to compost its way to sustainability|
Bangor Daily News - 1/20/2016. By Christopher Burns - It should come as no surprise that Mainers, like most Americans, throw away more food than anything else. But no widespread effort has taken hold in Maine to divert more food and organics from landfills and incinerators.
|Cultivating Community and Environmental Health, The 34th National Pesticide Forum|
Beyond Pesticides - 1/19/2016. We hope you will join us at Cultivating Community and Environmental Health: Models for sustainable and organic strategies to protect ecosystems, pollinators, and waterways, the 34th National Pesticide Forum. The forum will be held April 15-16, 2016 at the University of Southern Maine in Portland, Maine. This year’s conference focuses adoption of policies to protect human health and the environment, and organic land and building management strategies. Other topics include ensuring scientific integrity, water quality, protecting pollinators, pesticides in schools and hospitals, and genetic engineering.