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A recent study in the journal Biological Control surveyed beetle communities in conventional and organic farms, and found that only organic...

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A recent study in the journal Insects shows that planting floral resources for natural enemies and in combination with a trap crop that draws...

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Organic farming helps bolster important beneficial soil fungi, leading to healthier plants. These fungi improve nutrient uptake and soil health...

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Organic certification requires farmers to support important biodiversity such as birds and bees. While a lot of research has shown that more...

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A recent study in Journal Canadian Food Studies Special Issue: Food Procurement shows that large institution kitchens may be key players in...

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Biological soil amendments like compost are essential for organic farmers, and in some places, organic fertilizer production...

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It is well known that organic farming practices increase important and beneficial biodiversity. A recent study published in the journal Biota...

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The question of whether organic farming can feed the world has fueled many studies that calculate ratios of conventional to organic yield to...

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A recent study in Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems found that organic farms provide greater employment opportunities with more job...

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Organic farmers must employ integrated management strategies to control pests in an environmentally friendly way. New...

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