Mark Kastel on the Two Organic Labels

December 20th, 2017

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Cornucopia Codirector, Mark Kastel, gave a briefing on the growing organic divide on Facebook Live this afternoon.

We are increasingly seeing the rise of two organics. One is promulgated by big corporations, with weaker standards and potentially suspect ingredients—all facilitated by a compliant USDA—behind the cloak of secrecy. The other organic holds true to the founding precepts and is practiced by local farmers and a group of still independently owned brands following the spirit and letter of organic law.

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