Please turn off your ad blocker to properly view this site. Thank you!
Donate
JOIN
Protecting Our Food, Farms & Environment
toggle menu
Campaigns
California
Pacific Northwest
Hawai'i CFS
Join the Food Movement!

Press Releases

March 7th, 2022
USDA to Undo Its Trump-Era Withdrawal of Organic Livestock Rule
Court Sends Withdrawal Rule Back to Agency
LEARN MORE
October 4th, 2021
Organic Food Advocates Seek Reversal of Decision Authorizing Labeling of Hydroponic Operations as 'Organic'
LEARN MORE
June 24th, 2021
Kroger Urged to Eliminate Bee-Toxic Pesticides from Its Food Supply Chain
Groups urge grocer to save bees from "insect apocalypse" during National Pollinator Week
LEARN MORE
June 17th, 2021
USDA to Reinstate Vital Organic Animal Welfare Protections Gutted by Trump Administration
LEARN MORE
January 19th, 2021
Media Advisory: Public Oral Argument in Lawsuit Challenging Labeling of Hydroponically-Grown Foods as Organic
LEARN MORE
October 23rd, 2020
Lawsuit Filed to Protect Endangered Wildlife From Dangerous New Fungicide
LEARN MORE
March 3rd, 2020
Farmers and Nonprofits Sue Trump's USDA over Organic Soil-less Loophole
Organic Farming Requires Building Healthy Soils, Not Growing Food in Sterile "Hydroponic" Operations
LEARN MORE
February 27th, 2018
California Court Ruling Ends Decades of State Pesticide Spraying
LEARN MORE
November 16th, 2017
Industry-Driven Bill Guts Federal Safeguards Protecting Endangered Species from Toxic Pesticides
LEARN MORE
April 7th, 2017
The Colonel Calls it Quits on Antibiotics Important to Medicine
LEARN MORE
March 31st, 2017
Oregon Issues Permit for Polluting Mega-Dairy
LEARN MORE
March 6th, 2017
Bird Flu at Tyson Facility Underscores Need for More Organic Practices
LEARN MORE
November 21st, 2016
Organic standards will exclude next generation of GMOs
LEARN MORE
November 18th, 2016
Victory! Organic Standards Board Votes to Remove Controversial Food Additive
LEARN MORE
June 30th, 2016
Victory! Hawaii's Landmark Organic Farming Tax Credit Legislation is Now Law
LEARN MORE
May 5th, 2016
Hawaii State Legislature Provides Landmark State-Funded Tax Credit Supporting Organic Farmers
LEARN MORE
September 30th, 2015
Court Denies USDA Motion to Stop Legal Challenge to Rulemaking on Pesticide-contaminated Compost in Organic
LEARN MORE
May 1st, 2015
Organic Watchdog Criticizes Continued Use of Synthetic Protein in Organic Chicken Feed
LEARN MORE
April 15th, 2015
CFS and Allies Challenge Organic Loophole for Pesticides in Compost
LEARN MORE
April 8th, 2015
Groups Challenge Major USDA Change to Organic Rule: Customary Public Comment Process Averted to the Chagrin of Petitioners
LEARN MORE
March 26th, 2015
National Organic Program Leaves Door Open to Nanotechnology in Organic
LEARN MORE
December 11th, 2014
Center for Food Safety Collaborates with Organic Strawberry Farmers in Innovative Research
LEARN MORE
October 21st, 2014
New Report Finds Ocean-based Fish Farming at Odds with Organic Standard
LEARN MORE
October 3rd, 2014
Partial Victory to Protect National Organic Standards Board
LEARN MORE
June 17th, 2014
National Organic Standards Board Threatened by USDA Maneuvering
LEARN MORE
April 24th, 2014
New Report Slams USDA for Indefinitely Stalling Animal Welfare Regulations in Organic Poultry Production
LEARN MORE
February 4th, 2014
Center for Food Safety Statement on 2014 Farm Bill Passage
LEARN MORE
September 17th, 2013
New USDA Announcement Undermines Organic Standards
LEARN MORE
June 20th, 2013
House Failure to Pass Farm Bill Offers Opportunity for Do-Over
LEARN MORE
April 11th, 2013
National Organic Standards Board Decision a Victory for Organics, Preservation of Antibiotics
LEARN MORE
April 8th, 2013
Center for Food Safety, Consumers Union, Food & Water Watch Urge National Organic Standards Board to Discontinue Use of Antibiotics in Organic Apple, Pear Production
LEARN MORE
November 20th, 2012
National Organic Coalition Condemns Misguided USDA Advisory Committee's Biotechnology Report and Recommendations
LEARN MORE
August 23rd, 2012
USDA-Appointed Committee's Recommendations Fail to Prevent GE Contamination
LEARN MORE