Organic or Naturally Grown?

I found this great article related to Organic Farming and wanted to share.

Naturally Grown: An alternative label to organic

Alternative to organic, Certified Naturally Grown adopted by more than 700 farms in 47 states

SCHAGHTICOKE, N.Y. (AP) — Justine and Brian Denison say they adhere to all the growing practices required for organic certification, yet if they label their beans and tomatoes “organic” at the farmer’s market, they could face federal charges… Read more with link below.

http://news.yahoo.com/naturally-grown-alternative-label-organic-160020483.html

I am still working on starting up my urban farm and may use the title “Naturally Grown” instead of organic.  It will all come in time.

Karin Conway

Organic Growth Coach

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One Response to “Organic or Naturally Grown?”
  1. Very interesting. It’s probably better, like you said, at this point to use “naturally grown”. You don’t want to unknowingly do something wrong and be penalized.

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