Just Read It 2/28/2014 5:05 PM

Consumers are clearly interested in food safety issues, specifically about information concerning pesticide residues.  Evidence of this interest becomes apparent whenever a story is written...

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Consumer Message About Healthy Eating Should Be Simple 2/28/2014 4:55 PM

Many activist groups often try to label foods and farms “good” or “bad” simply based on production systems.  Organic always being “good” and conventional...

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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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