Tag Archives: Soil Association

Organic food: no better for you, or the planet

New Scientist carries more news that the “organic” brand accredited into being by Soil Association Certification Ltd is of no value.  Maybe some day the magazine will discover this blog.  Thus enlightened, it can run a story on how the ISO inspection … Continue reading

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It says here…

The Daily Telegraph reports that the organic food scam is ending.  Middle class debt now exceeds middle class fear and consumers can no longer afford to pay the premium for organic certification.  The science says it does no good. UKAS accreditation … Continue reading

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Mass fatilities after certification failure

After crippling Spanish agriculture with false allegations, organically-grown beansprouts are now believed to be the source of a massive E. coli outbreak originating in Germany.  It infected over 3300 people, killed at least three dozen, and is being used to … Continue reading

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