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There is a clear trend in consumers around the world towards organic living.
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.
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.
Organic Soap and Spa's "Nature Baby Organic Shampoo" formula is now certified by The Soil Association of the United Kingdom. Boulder, CO (PRWEB)
A new report released Monday by Britainâ€™s largest organic certification body finds that the worldâ€™s supply of phosphate rock is running out faster than previously believed, posing a threat to global food security.
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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.
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".
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.
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