Maine Certifies More Than 500 Organic Farms: This Week’s Industry News

Organic Farms

Want to keep up with the latest news for growers? Check back every Thursday for a quick recap of recent happenings in the fruit and vegetable industry. Organic Farms MOFGA Certifies More Than 500 Organic Farms and Processors The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA) announced that Maine has more than 500 certified organic farms and … Read more

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The organic industry is one of the fastest growing agricultural segments in the United States today. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reported that organic sales reached nearly $35 billion in 2012. About 25,000 farms and businesses in every U.S. region and over 100 countries around the world are certified to USDA organic regulations. … Read more