TITLE

'Organic' goes down a slippery slope

AUTHOR(S)
Levaux, Ari
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
High Country News;8/3/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 13, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the impact of the agricultural market dominance of the Chinese companies to the organic foods in the U.S. He states that the Department of Agriculture reveals that more corporations are becoming dependent on imported ingredients and independent organic companies including Dean Foods Co. acquiring conventional food companies. He adds that the control made by the American-based multinational food corporations has given the Chinese to take over the market.
ACCESSION #
43638327

 

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