The Controversial Shopping Basket & Keeping USDA Organic Strong

Time: Friday Oct 5th from 10:30AM to 12:00PM

Location: Mt. Adams

Speaker(s): Gwendolyn Wyard and Nate Lewis

Back by popular demand! This session will provide up-to-date and accurate information on various controversial organic issues (background and current status) including where the topic is at in the regulatory process and how shoppers can weigh in and make their voices heard. Featured topics in the shopping basket may include (depending on audience interest and current events): animal welfare, allowed non-organic ingredients, GMO labeling regulations, new organic (plus) label claims & private certifications. Do you have specific questions or concerns? Bring your controversial product or label to the workshop and we’ll answer your questions!