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Giving certification some teeth

When the Organic Council of Ontario asked me to interview farmers and other organic business people to collect their thoughts...

Organic Products Act Passes Second Reading

Bill 153, the Organic Products Act passed second reading on November 23, 2017. The bill will now go to the...

Organic: More than Just Marketing

There are a lot of different labels, terms and certifications for consumers to consider when buying food. It can be...

Supporting small-scale organic producers in Ontario

This fall, the Ontario legislature is considering a bill that would regulate use of the term “organic” in the province....

Making Sense of “Organic” Labels For Non-Food Products

It’s hard enough, sometimes, trying to determine whether the food you buy is indeed organic. But what happens when the...