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U.S.D.A. seeks ideas for potential organic funding program

5/21/2015 - The request for proposals follows the Organic Trade Association submitting a petition for a check-off program.

Ag committee passes bill to repeal COOL

5/20/2015 - Appellate Body of the W.T.O. previously found the COOL requirements were in violation of agreed international trade rules.

Ireland gives guidance on ‘natural’ marketing

5/19/2015 - The Food Safety Authority of Ireland also provides guidance on the terms artisan/artisanal, farmhouse and traditional.