Certifiably certified

Turcsik, Richard
June 2002
Progressive Grocer;6/1/2002, Vol. 81 Issue 9, p46
Trade Publication
Reports that the Come October seal will begin appearing on organic foods certifying that they have been approved organic by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in 2002. Number of entities that had been accredited as of April 30, 2002 to certify organic production; Description of the USAD seal; Importance of the label for consumer education on organic products; Criteria for a product to be certified organic.


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