Certified Naturally Grown in the News
Alice Varon, Executive Director
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The Truth about Certified Naturally Grown
Grit Magazine, May/June 2013
More Choice, and More Confusion, in Quest for Healthy Eating
New York Times, 9/9/12
There's a New Certification in Town
The Dirt, Quarterly Newsletter of Georgia Organics, Summer 2012
'Natural' food finds place in market
Country World, 6/11/12
What Defines Organic?
North Jersey Media, 6/26/11
Some Southwest Michigan farmers choosing to forgo organic label, but not the process
Kalamazoo Gazette, 4/25/11
Some local farmers opt for organic products, minus the label and fee
Olean Times Herald, 10/27/08
Interview with Congressman Maurice Hinchey, who cites the growing market for Certified Naturally Grown products in a list of positive trends
The Valley Table, Oct - Nov 2008
The meaning behind "organic" and "naturally grown" labels
Cleveland Plain Dealer, 9/23/08
The dirt on peaches
Small farms challenged by federal organic rules
USA Today, 4/25/07
Going organic can be a challenge
Delaware News Journal, 4/16/07
Dear New Farm, Reader Mail
Homegrown standards, an attractive alternative to national organic certification
Orion magazine, Jan - Feb 2007
Certified Naturally Grown, the national grassroots alternative to USDA organic certification
Organic Producer, 12/26/06
Organic farmer sows wisdom
Times Herald-Record, 7/31/06
The following stories are not available online, but you may find them in your stack of old magazines.
Fruit Grower News, Oct. 2009 & Vegetable Grower News, Nov. 2009, "Alternative to organic label' gets more use"
The Heirloom Gardener, Winter 2007/2008, "Certified Naturally Grown"
Acres USA 2006, "A Profile of the Certified Naturally Grown Program"
Delaware News Journal, 5/21/07, "Delmar family feels 'natural' is the only way to grow"