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Did you know organic farming methods not only protect our environment, and public health, but that of farm workers and their families as well? Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered Dietitian, Melinda Hemmelgarn, for her interview with Jay Feldman, Executive Director and co-founder of Beyond Pesticides, a non-profit organization based in Washington, DC that works nationally to reduce toxic chemicals in our environment. Feldman discusses consumer perception about the organic label, the National Organic Standards Board’s role in upholding  the integrity of the organic label, GMO crop-related herbicide use, and the upcoming 37th National Pesticide Forum in NYC April 5-6, 2019.        

Related website:  www.beyondpesticides.org

March 7, 2019

Jay Feldman Executive Director and co-founder of Beyond Pesticides, discusses the merits of organic food and farming, harms from pesticide use, and the 2019 Pesticide Forum in NYC. 3/7/2019

Did you know organic farming methods not only protect our environment, and public health, but that of farm workers and their families as well? Join Food […]
November 1, 2018

Niaz Dorry, Coordinating Director of the Northwest Atlantic Marine Alliance, and Executive Director of the National Family Farm Coalition shares highlights from her “America the Bountiful” tour. 11/1/2018

Did you know that an alternative to our current exploitive industrial food system is possible? Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered Dietitian, Melinda Hemmelgarn, for […]
June 7, 2018

Sue Erhardt, Executive Director of the Allegheny Mountain Institute describes a revolutionary food system change linking farms, communities and hospitals. 6/7/2018

Did you know that an increasing number of hospitals nationwide are investing in on-site farms,  farmers’ markets, and “good” food prescription projects?  Join Food Sleuth Radio […]
March 22, 2018

Margaret Scoles, Organic Inspector, defines organic and explains the benefits of organic certification and labeling.. 3/22/2018

Did you know that organic food and farming have far reaching impacts on our environment and health? Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered Dietitian, Melinda […]