Hydroponic histrionics? Organic purists assail designation

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Some traditional organic farmers say allowing hydroponic farms to be certified organic is watering down the integrity of the $16 billion U.S. organic produce industry. They say organic farming is about far more than not using synthetic pesticides. They say it’s rooted in enhancing the fertility of soils. The National Organic […]...

15 Published By - The Seattle Times: Business & Technology - 2017.11.15. 06:37
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