Send an Organic Message to Congress

Send an Organic Message to Congress

Send a message to your representatives that you support the NOSB’s decision to uphold aquaponics’ and hydroponics’ Organic eligibility Click here for a Sample letter to […]

Organic pest management is not a one size fits all cure

Organic pest management is not a one size fits all cure

Originally published in Issue 14 If you want a recipe for how to specifically control insect pests, then you would best be served using conventional […]

Coalition for Sustainable Organics Testifies at Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry

Coalition for Sustainable Organics Testifies at Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry

Theo Crisantes, VP Wholesum Harvest, Recommends Improvements to Organic Policy Washington, DC, July 13, 2017 – Theo Crisantes Vice President of Operations for Wholesum Harvest and […]

2018 Farm Bill is Enormous Opportunity for Urban Agriculture

2018 Farm Bill is Enormous Opportunity for Urban Agriculture

By Brian Filipowich, Director of Public Policy at The Aquaponics Association About every five years the Federal Government passes a massive, far-reaching “Farm Bill” with the main […]

NOSB Crops Subcommittee Preparing to Release Discussion Document on Role of Hydroponics in USDA Organic Program

NOSB Crops Subcommittee Preparing to Release Discussion Document on Role of Hydroponics in USDA Organic Program

The Crops Subcommittee of the National Organic Standards Board voted to release in time for the Spring 2017 NOSB meeting a discussion document for organic […]

POLL: Should greenhouse or vertical farm hydroponics be allowed to be certified organic?

POLL: Should greenhouse or vertical farm hydroponics be allowed to be certified organic?

Should greenhouse hydroponics or vertical farm hydroponics be allowed to be organically certified? Thank you to all who have participated in our poll! A ton […]