Latest Soil Association Stories

2014-10-24 23:00:53

There is a clear trend in consumers around the world towards organic living.

2013-01-03 05:02:11

Although Americans have become increasingly concerned with health in face of rising rates of obesity, many consumers have strayed from organic food purchases due to fears about higher costs.

Large Multi-Study Research Shows Health Benefits Of Organic Food Lacking
2012-09-04 11:37:58

Organic foods have been around since the 1940s and have been heavily marketed as a better choice for your health over the past 20 to 30 years.

2012-02-01 08:00:00

Organic Soap and Spa's "Nature Baby Organic Shampoo" formula is now certified by The Soil Association of the United Kingdom. Boulder, CO (PRWEB)

2010-11-30 06:35:00

A new report released Monday by Britain’s largest organic certification body finds that the world’s supply of phosphate rock is running out faster than previously believed, posing a threat to global food security.

2010-08-02 09:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Naturally Advanced Technologies Inc.

2009-04-12 00:50:00

Organic farmers in Britain are feeling the effects of the economic downturn, as cash-strapped customers decide that food grown without pesticide is a luxury.

2008-09-30 00:00:24

The prediction from the head of the Soil Association, Patrick Holden, that "all farming will go organic" could easily be filed under the heading "wishful thinking".

2008-09-11 00:00:00

As organic and wholefood supermarket Fresh and Wild closes its doors in Bristol for the last time this weekend, right in the middle of the Soil Association's organic fortnight, it seems an appropriate time to ask if the writing is on the wall for the organic food industry.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.