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NaturalNews – L.J. Devon – USDA Announces Crack-Down On Companies Deceptively Using ‘Organic’ In Brand Names – 22 August 2014

NaturalNewss Logo-April-2014(NaturalNews) It’s a Wild West in the organic market, with some companies acting deceptively, using “organic” in their brand name when in reality their food products aren’t all certified by a third party. Consumers are quick to give up on healthy food and supplements, because it’s sometimes hard to trust the company’s invalidated “organic” label or brand name. Organic products have to fulfill rigorous standards and go through expensive testing and procedures to be classified as truly organic. This is because a large portion of today’s agriculture has been patented by genetically modified seed science, which cross-contaminates organic crop. To be truly organic in today’s society, farmers have to dodge all the genetically modified cross-contamination and prove through third-party standards that their end product is indeed untarnished. Continue reading