News Roundup: Big Money for Organic Farms; Fellowships for Organic Plant Breeding and Reviewing “Baby Gourmet”

A busy day with a full range of stories on organic food is offered up today.  The U.S. Government is offering millions of dollars to support organic farming operations, especially in the Midwest.

An organic food restaurant opens in the United Arab Emirates.

Also, “Baby Gourmet” organic baby food is reviewed.

Here are today’s links:

Organic food station Slices offers a uniquely nutritious dining experience – AME Info

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AME InfoOrganic food station Slices offers a uniquely nutritious dining experienceAME InfoSlices, an organic food station committed to sourcing the freshest, locally-grown organic produce and funded by Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development had open …

FEATURE-Eyeing greener acres, new farmers reap growing US aid – Reuters

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Moneycontrol.comFEATURE-Eyeing greener acres, new farmers reap growing US aidReuters* US goal is to create 100000 new farmers * $1.8 billion in US loans to beginning farmers in 2011 * Iowa, Nebraska, Minnesota top states for new farmer loans * Specia …

Allen Wins Organic Food Hub – D Magazine

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Allen Wins Organic Food HubD MagazineBy Jessica Melton Greenling, an Austin-based distributor of organic, locally grown produce, is expanding into North Texas with a new operation in Allen. The company has taken occupancy of 12000 square feet at 23 P …

BPA-Free: Baby Gourmet Organic Baby Food – Eco Child’s Play

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Eco Child’s PlayBPA-Free: Baby Gourmet Organic Baby FoodEco Child’s PlayEven stay-at-home parents need the convenience of prepared baby food, and you better make it organic and contained BPA-free packaging for optimum baby health. Healthy, organic, a …

 

Items of interest from the Blogosphere:

The Ozmotics Insider » Ozone use in organic food production

www.ozmoticsinsider.com2/6/12

Organic food products are gaining popularity throughout the world. As concerns from potentially harmful chemicals, hormones, and other synthetic based products grow, the allure of organic foods continues to increase.

Florida: The Best Organic Food Stores, Farmers’ Markets

jeffshealthyliving.com2/6/12

Florida: The Best Organic Food Stores, Farmers’ Markets & Vegetarian Restaurants This is the resource book for vegetarian travelers. — Healing Retreats.

The Faces Behind Our Organic Food « Red Garden Clogs

redgardenclogs.wordpress.com2/4/12

this woman is a representative of the Global Organic Alliance. DSCN2969 · these are the founders of Food Democracy Now – Dave & Lisa, from Iowa. these are the founders of Food Democracy Now – Dave & Lisa, from Iowa.

5 Online Sources for Local, Organic Food Delivery : TreeHugger

www.treehugger.com1/26/12

CSAs are not the only option. Now, there are large-scale online companies delivering organic produce and products right to your door.

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