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Spring Growth Conference

Organic Seedling Production

Saturday, March 3, 2018
10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Common Ground Education Center, Unity, Maine
Schedule of presentations

Organic and Sustainable Agriculture News
Study puts a price on the help that nature provides agriculture
Washington State University - 4/14/2015.
By Sylvia Kantor - A team of international scientists has shown that assigning a dollar value to the benefits nature provides agriculture improves the bottom line for farmers while protecting the environment. The study confirms that organic farming systems do a better job of capitalizing on nature’s services.
Health Canada looks to re-label weed killer Roundup
Toronto Star - 4/14/2015.
By Robin Levinson King - Roundup, the name-brand of herbicide glyphosate, has been re-evaluated by Health Canada.
Why the FDA doesn't really know what's in your food
The Center for Public Integrity - 4/13/2015.
By Erin Quinn - A massive legal loophole [GRAS] means companies can add new ingredients to foods with no government safety review.
OUR OPINION: USDA organic standards need strengthening
Kennebec Journal - 4/13/2015.
Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association joins 14 other groups in lawsuit seeking to preserve integrity of USDA organic label.
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March 3 - Spring Growth Conference 2018: Organic Seedling Production

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