Why the Continuing Controversy When There is So Much Agreement 2/3/2014 10:11 AM

Last week Slate Magazine published an in-depth article which presented science based information on why parents can feed their kids conventional produce with confidence.  The article...

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CDPR Director's Candid Interview About Pesticide Use 1/29/2014 11:28 AM

Last week, the Alliance for Food and Farming launched a new web section which outlines the stringent regulations governing the approval and use of organic pesticides.  Included in this new...

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AFF Launches New Webpage About Safety of Organic Pesticides 1/21/2014 5:09 PM

As we continue with our goal to provide credible food safety information to consumers, the Alliance for Food and Farming has launched a new webpage which provides information about the laws and...

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Raising Residue Fears Hurts Consumers, Including Those Who Purchase Organic 1/15/2014 9:40 AM

Various media reports last week in Canada focused on the fact that 45.8 percent of organic fruit and vegetable samples tested by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency were positive for some trace...

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Yet Another Reason To Eat More Fruits and Veggies 12/17/2013 10:53 AM

Three major new studies were announced today that question the benefits of taking vitamin supplements.  The studies found that taking vitamins every day did not prevent disease or...

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Farmer Videos Show Food Safety Commitment 12/10/2013 12:32 PM

The AFF has recently reposted on our Facebook page the videos of farmers describing how they control pests and diseases on their organic and conventional fruit and vegetable farms.  These...

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Dr. Oz Agrees With Health Experts - Eat More Conventional and Organic Produce 11/12/2013 10:18 AM

Despite his segment last week about pesticide residues which was clearly designed to scare viewers and raise produce safety concerns, Dr. Oz’s own viewpoint regarding consumption of...

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Sesame Street, PMA, Michelle Obama and Dr. Oz 11/5/2013 11:11 AM

“One of these things is not like the other, one of these just doesn’t belong. Can you tell which thing is not like the others by the time I finish my song?”That song leads into...

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