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2014-02-01 23:02:48

In response to a Fox News article, Colle Farmers Market, an organic food advocate, discusses how increased demand and weather has caused a shortage in organic food. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) February 01, 2014 Colle Farmers Market, an organic food advocate, addresses the organic food shortage in the U.S. and how climate and demand can cause a decrease in food supply. According to a January 20th Fox News article titled “Organic food shortage hits US,” many people make the decision to eat...

2014-01-31 23:34:59

In response to an article published by Examiner, local vegetables advocate Colle Farmers Market, commends Big City Farms for creating a network of organic farms in Baltimore and why urban organic farming is the next big trend. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Colle Farmers Market, an advocate for local vegetables, commends Big City Farms for making a huge impact, environmentally and socially, in their community, and why urban farming is the next big thing. According to a January 26th...

2014-01-31 23:33:18

Garden of Life, a whole food supplement company, that offers organic, nonGMO supplements, is now offering their top selling weight loss protein powder, Raw Fit, with organic, fair trade Marley brand coffee flavor. (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Garden of Life s a recognized leader and innovator of whole food nutritional supplements based on science and proven research, while focusing on green practices and organic, non-GMO, sustainably made products. Garden of Life's top selling weight loss...

2014-01-30 23:22:55

This technological revolution in agriculture is explored at the second annual Indoor Agriculture Conference May 14 - 15 at the Las Vegas Springs Preserve Desert Living Center, where global industry experts convene to discuss advancements in this rapidly evolving industry. LAS VEGAS (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Technological advancement in agriculture is re-defining how, where and when food is grown. Harnessing innovation within aeroponics, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), automated nutrient...

2014-01-28 04:21:24

JAIPUR, India, January 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ~Expands operations to Europe to have a dedicated online marketplace for organic products~ OrganicShop.in, India's largest online marketplace for certified organic products has ventured into the European market with a view to bring the widest range of organic products to the European market. The deal has been signed officially on 9th January with a Europe-based company...

2014-01-25 23:04:24

In response to an article published by Reuters, Colle Farmers Market, an organic food advocate, details the advantages of labeling genetically modified foods and how it could affect the organic market. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) January 25, 2014 Colle Farmers Market, an organic food advocate, discusses the benefits of labeling foods made with genetically modified organisms and how it could affect the organic market. According to a January 16th Reuters article titled, “Organic food and farm...

2014-01-24 23:02:49

In response to an article on Food Navigator, Colle Farmers Market, a leading online farmers market, discusses how GMO labeling could push the growth of organic food sales. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 Colle Farmers Market, an online farmers market, responds to an article by Food Navigator on January 6, which suggests that the controversy over GMO labeling could spark an increase in sales of certified organic products. According to the Food Navigator article titled “GMO labeling...

2014-01-21 08:27:22

AMSTERDAM, January 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Independent research studies demonstrate positive impact on UTZ certified farms around the world UTZ certified cocoa, coffee and tea farms generate higher yields and better quality crops than conventional farms, and being trained in the UTZ Code of Conduct helps farmers to improve their knowledge and adopt sustainable farming practices. As a result, farmers can generate more income and create better opportunities while...

2014-01-18 23:04:17

In response to an article on USDA, Colle Farmers Market, the leading online organic farmers market, discusses one Montana couple’s strategy on organic farming. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) January 18, 2014 Colle Farmers Market, an organic farmers market, responds to an article by USDA on January 2, which details how one Montana couple developed an unconventional approach toward organic farming. According to the USDA article titled “Montana Seed Growers ‘Sow’ Importance of Organic...

2014-01-17 23:23:05

In response to an article published by One Green Planet, Colle Farmers Market, an advocate for local vegetables discusses the likelihood of the increased market share of the Organic Food market. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 Colle Farmers Market, an advocate for local vegetables, responds to an article published by One Green Planet on January 13, which reports that the organic food market should increase 14 percent by 2018. According to the One Green Planet article titled...


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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