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2013-11-14 23:03:12

As organic farming becomes more established, and products becomes increasingly mainstream, industry operating conditions are expected to change. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Organic Farming industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) November 15, 2013 The Organic Farming industry is blossoming and has been one of the economy's best performing industries over the past five years. Global demand for organic products is rising...

2013-11-13 08:23:32

For a green lawn in spring, start now. Eco-friendly, natural fertilizers, like Purely Organic Products Lawn Food boost the benefits of late fall fertilizing. PORTSMOUTH, N.H., Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- When you think 'fall lawn care' raking leaves may be the first image that comes to mind. However, fall is also the most important time to fertilize lawns, particularly in cold climates like the Midwest. Fortunately, with the recent debut of Purely Organic Products Lawn Food,...

2013-11-12 23:27:16

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: 2013 Organic Beverages in the U.S. London (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 HEALTHY GROWTH. This report provides background information about the burgeoning, increasingly mainstream organic industry with consideration of current and ongoing trends and issues. It explores the growing subset of beverages made with ingredients produced according to organic principles and standards. It also breaks the organic beverage industry down,...

2013-11-11 23:24:33

In response to an article published by CBS Philly, Colle Farmers Market, an advocate for organic farms, discusses the organic pet food trend. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 Colle Farmers Market, an advocate for organic farms, comments on an article published by CBS Philly on October 27th, which details why many pet owners are starting to purchase more organic food for their furry friends. According to the CBS Philly article titled “More Pet Owners Buying Organic Food,” many pet...

2013-11-09 23:03:32

In response to an article published by Basque Research, Advancing Eco Agriculture, a regenerative agriculture products and services company, discusses the LIFE Regen Farming Project, an initiative to test regenerative agriculture practices to restore and maintain soil quality. Middlefield, OH (PRWEB) November 09, 2013 Advancing Eco Agriculture, the leading provider of regenerative agriculture systems, discusses an initiative designed to test the outcomes of the use of regenerative...

2013-11-09 23:03:27

In response to an article published by the USDA, organic farmers market Colle Farmers Market comments on the growing support of organic products in America. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) November 09, 2013 Leading online organic farmers market, Colle Farmers Market, responds to an article published by the United States Department of Agriculture on October 24th, which states that the United States organic food industry is still growing. According to USDA article entitled, “Growth Patterns in the...

2013-11-08 23:22:32

In response to an article published by the European Commission, Advancing Eco Agriculture, a regenerative agriculture products and services company, releases a statement that discusses the importance of soil quality in the environment and the economy. Middlefield, OH (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 Advancing Eco Agriculture, the leading provider of regenerative agriculture systems, affirms that healthy soil is the key to a strong economy and environment. According to an October 29th article...

2013-11-07 23:33:24

Kimberly Parry Organics, a brand that provides luxurious spa products made from completely organic ingredients, will expand its product line across the United States. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Kimberly Parry Organics, a brand that provides luxurious spa products made from completely organic ingredients, will expand its product line across the United States. Launched in 1999, the company’s philosophy is based on social responsibility and respect for the environment. All of...

2013-11-06 23:28:23

The Company wins the Green Formulations Runner-Up Award for Innovation, Sustainability Commitment, and Leadership in the Organic Skin Care Area. Paris, France (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 On October 21 2013, Alteya Organics received the prestigious Green Formulations Runner-up Award at the 2013 Sustainability Beauty Awards, held during the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit in Paris, France. The acknowledgment is given to a cosmetic brand with a high level of green (natural and organic)...

2013-11-06 16:33:17

NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Recirculating Farms Coalition and the New Orleans Food and Farm Network broke ground on a unique community farm and food center in New Orleans, "Growing Local NOLA." Amid much celebrating, city and state officials, along with others offered support, congratulatory remarks and well wishes for the future. Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell welcomed Growing Local NOLA to her district. She said, "Growing Local NOLA has been a long...


Latest Organic farming Reference Libraries

Roof garden
2013-08-21 10:36:40

A roof garden is a garden planted on the roofs of buildings, also known as rooftop farming. A roof garden is not only decorative but also offers other benefits such as providing food for human consumption and adding a natural habitat for wildlife, mainly birds. Plants are usually grown with hydroponics, aeroponics, or air-dynaponics. Container gardening with soil may also be used. Vertical gardening will allow for more plant production in a small area. Completing the gardening cycle...

Vermicompost
2013-03-20 16:04:22

Vermicompost is composting with the use of special earthworms. Red wigglers and white worms are the more common worms used, although European night crawlers can be used as well. Red wigglers can be found living in manure piles and in rotting vegetation and adapt the best in covered worm bins. Common earthworms burrow deeply and are not recommended for use in compost bins. Blue worms are commonly used in the tropics. Worms are used to decompose vegetable and food waste along with bedding...

Compost
2013-03-03 07:19:30

Image Caption: Compost barrel with compost and tools. Credit: Diego Grez/Wikipedia Compost is fertilizer made from decomposed organic matter that is then tilled directly into the soil or used as an additive when transplanting seedlings. Composting can be very simplistic or complex, depending on the amount of compost needed. Compost is widely used in organic farming because of its high nutrient content and natural pesticide abilities. Composting is simply piling, systematically,...

Agronomy for Sustainable Development
2012-06-04 18:51:36

Agronomy for Sustainable Development is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Springer Science+Business Media. The journal was founded in 1981, at which time less than 10 percent of published material was in English. The journal underwent a series of major changes from 2003 to 2006, including the addition of extra field editors, switching from hardcopy to full electronic managing, producing all English material, and setting up a pre-selection committee at the submission stage....

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