Newsletter Archive

The Cultivator – Summer 2016

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Summer 2016 Cultivator coverThe Summer 2016 Cultivator, Cornucopia’s quarterly newsletter, is now available online. Download the PDF here.

In it you’ll find:

  • Cover story: Gathering of the Agrarian Elders
  • Commentary: Organic Hooligans
  • Feature: Will Carrageenan Remain in Organic Food?
  • News: Cornucopia Sues USDA
  • Undisturbed Ecosystems Benefit Everyone
  • What is a Rural Sociologist?
  • Cornucopia Clarifies What Organics Is and What It Isn’t
  • Farmer Profile: A New Day for New Morning

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The Cultivator – Spring 2016

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

Winter 2015 Cultivator coverThe Spring 2016 Cultivator, Cornucopia’s quarterly newsletter, is now available online. Download the PDF here.

In it you’ll find:

  • Cover story: Toxic Chemicals in Your Toothpaste?
  • Commentary: Why Should Organics Be Different?
  • Feature: A Changing NOSB
  • News: Cornucopia Petitions NOP
  • Good Food Words Coopted by Big Ag
  • Citizens Can Sue for Mislabeling
  • Board, Staff, and Policy Advisor Changes
  • Farmer Profile: A Complex Nut to Crack

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The Cultivator – Winter 2015

Monday, December 7th, 2015

Winter 2015 Cultivator coverThe Winter 2015 Cultivator, Cornucopia’s quarterly newsletter, is now available online. Download the PDF here.

In it you’ll find:

  • Cover story: Scrambled Eggs?
  • Commentary: NOP Leader Subject of Ethics Investigation
  • Feature: The Truth about Pet Food
  • News: California Dream Faces Stark Reality
  • Legal Update
  • Choices for Charitable Giving
  • FDA Rolls Out Food Safety Rules
  • Farmer Profile: Singing the Song of a Start-up

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The Cultivator – Fall 2015

Monday, October 12th, 2015

Summer 2015 Cultivator coverThe Fall 2015 Cultivator, Cornucopia’s quarterly newsletter, is now available online. Download the PDF here.

In it you’ll find:

  • Cover story: Family Farming: Bucolic Myth vs. Economic Reality
  • Commentary: Is the Organic Label Worth Saving?
  • Feature: Are Your Children Round-up Ready?
  • News: USDA Seeks Dismissal of ‘Sunset’ Lawsuit
  • True Colors
  • Sign the Petition: No Fracking Wastewater in Organics
  • ‘Faux Farmer’ Appointment Challenged
  • Farmer Profile: Deep Roots

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The Cultivator – Summer 2015

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Summer 2015 Cultivator coverThe Summer 2015 Cultivator, Cornucopia’s quarterly newsletter, is now available online. Download the PDF here.

In it you’ll find:

  • Cover story: USDA Sued for Upending ‘Sunset’ Process
  • Commentary: Organic Regulatory Theater?
  • Feature: Conventional Cows on Organic Dairies?
  • News: No Definitive ‘No’ on Nano
  • The Sweet Truth about Maple Syrup
  • The Canary in the Organic Coal Mine
  • Farmer Profile: Lone Star Organic All-Stars

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