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Report: U.S. organic acres rise

The United States has 6.5 million acres of organic certified land, 2 percent more than a year earlier, according to new report, which provides data and other information about organic and non-GMO commodities.  As of August of this year, the U.S. has 17,648 farms certified as compliant with the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Organic Program standards for organic row crop production.  That's 460 more such farms than a year ago, according to the report.  Read more...

 

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