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California Institute of Organic Agricult...

[ad_1] Houston Wilson has been appointed Presidential Director of the University of California Organic Agriculture Institute, which was established in January 2020 with an endowment of $ 500,000 from Clif Bar and a corresponding endowment of $ 500,000 from UC President Janet Napolitano. Wilson, an agricultural entomologist from UC Riverside based at the Kearney Agricultural […]

Commission urged to suspend new rules on...

[ad_1] Supported by the organic food sector, European legislators are pushing the European Commission to delay the entry into force of the reformed organic regulations by one year. The new set of rules for organic farming, approved in 2018 after many years of inter-institutional negotiations between MEPs and agriculture ministers, is expected to simplify the […]