Facts, Not Fears, Tour Provides Firsthand View of Farmers' Commitment to Produce Safety 9/5/2017 2:49 PM

Like many things, the best way to fully understand a farmer’s commitment to food safety is to see it firsthand.  This is why the Alliance for Food and Farming (AFF) hosted its first...

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Use AFF's Food Safety Guide During National Farmers' Market Week 8/9/2017 11:12 AM

It’s National Farmers’ Market Week so now is a great time to visit your local market and load up on fruits and veggies. But, make sure to take along the Alliance for Food and Farming...

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Editorial Addresses Food Deserts and Food Fears 7/25/2017 1:22 PM

A recent editorial in Our Weekly, Los Angeles accurately clarified public health concerns about the accessibility of fruits and vegetables in food deserts.  As debate continues about our...

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The Food Group Experts All Agree Upon 6/29/2017 10:52 AM

Fruits and veggies comprise the only food group that health experts universally agree we should all eat more of every day for improved health and a longer life.  Take a minute to think...

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While Activists Attempt to Heighten Concern, Let’s Take a Look At the Science 6/7/2017 1:35 PM

To capitalize on recent events and the current political climate, certain activist groups have sought to inflame health concerns about minute levels of residues on produce as well as raise...

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Promoting Facts, Not Fears To Guide Shopping Choices 5/16/2017 10:34 AM

Whether real or perceived, fear is an emotion that can affect our thinking and decision-making in sometimes negative ways, leaving us susceptible to our emotions and reactions.  In the case...

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New Web Section Shares Reassuring Facts That Help Alleviate Safety Fears 5/3/2017 9:22 AM

Peer reviewed research has shown how safety fears may be a new barrier to increasing produce consumption.  Concerned with the potential impact of negative and confusing messaging carried by...

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Web Pages Simplify Complex Produce Safety Regulations 4/18/2017 10:51 AM

Information about laws and regulations governing the approval and use of organic and conventional pesticides is often confusing and complex.  That’s why the Alliance for Food and...

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