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The Mouse That Roared
Organic Food Production Threatened by the USDA
"...Ever since I described the national organic regulations proposed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)..."

Feb. 27, 1998 Food Feature by Steve Sprinkel

The Hightower Report
Monsanto goes on the attack; and giving thanks for American progressivism.
"...that tries to do business the old-fashioned way: giving consumers what they want. Or, in this case, not giving..."

Nov. 28, 2003 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
Coming up with a timetable for leaving Iraq isn't unpatriotic or cowardly; and Bush's EPA proposes a new rule for testing toxic pesticides on humans, giving pesticide corporations clear-cut exceptions to the supposed federal ban on human testing
"...The Organic Consumers Association is leading the fight against the EPA's..."

Dec. 16, 2005 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
Costco breaks the corporate greed mold; and mad cow disease may already be here
"...fight for public health over corporate greed, call the Organic Consumers Association: 218/226-4164...."

March 19, 2004 News Column by Jim Hightower

Disappearing Bees Indicate a Threat to Us All
"...has received scant media attention: It turns out that organic honey producers have reported almost no problems at all...."

June 21, 2007 Postmarks

The Hightower Report: Weed It and Weep
"...foods to be labeled. To help, go to the Organic Consumers Association's website at"

May 18, 2012 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
Poppies Up, Bush Down; and Biotech Mutation of Creeping Bentgrass
"...stop biotech greed from ravaging Mother Nature, call the Organic Consumers Association at 218/226-4164...."

Sept. 29, 2006 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Executioner
"...Sue MacNichol Organic Integrity..."

Feb. 13, 1998 Column

The Hightower Report
Victory for Truth in Labeling; and Tea Partying Like Old Pros
"...and it produces nutritionally inferior milk. It also horrifies consumers – who tend to get a bit testy at..."

Dec. 24, 2010 News Column by Jim Hightower

Best CBD Oil for Sleep and Insomnia
The path to better rest may begin with just a few drops of CBD
"...of sleep-related issue, according to the American Sleep Apnea Association...."

March 17, 2020 Chron Events Post

Naked City
"...representatives from the Austin Independent Business Alliance, which encourages consumers to buy local. Call Waterloo at 474-2500 for more..."

May 16, 2003 News Feature

Celebrating 20 Years of education, organics, and attitude
"...The Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (TOFGA) celebrated 20 hard-fought years..."

Feb. 13, 2013 Food Post by Anna Toon

'Know Your Farmer': TOFGA Conference Badge Giveaway
2013 Texas Sustainable Farming Conference tickets are on sale now
"...The nonprofit organization, Texas Organic Farmers and Gardener Association (TOFGA), provides a wealth of..."

Jan. 25, 2013 Food Post by Jessi Cape

Bitch Betta Have My Honey
August is Honey Month
" produce excellent honey. With access to free blooming organic herbs and flowers, and big swaths of green space..."

Aug. 21, 2018 Food Post by Emily Beyda

Best CBD Oil For Anxiety: Benefits & Dosage
Researchers at SmarterCBD tried over 25 oils to come up with 5 top brands
"...According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, a staggering 264 million people worldwide suffer..."

Jan. 29, 2020 Chron Events Post

Get Your Goat On at Windy Hill Farm
An interview with Ty Wolosin
"...addition to raising red Brangus cattle, pasture-raised chickens, delicious organic produce, and even selling bat guano, Wolosin’s mission is..."

Sept. 1, 2012 Food Post by Jessi Cape

The "Yuppie Chow" Market
Austin's Grocery Stores Duke It Out
"...Albertson's, with the addition of specialty foods (sans 100% organic purity) at its upcoming store in Westlake Hills...."

July 28, 1995 News Feature by Amy Smith

Event Menu
June 29-July 5
"...Green Fourth of July celebration presented by Central Market Organics, Austin Green Art, and the Sustainable Shopper's Ball at..."

June 29, 2007 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Getting to Zero
Will Austin's green seif-image be realized with its "zero waste" goals?
"...effect on diversion is the individual mindset of the consumers."..."

Nov. 14, 2014 News Feature by Robyn Ross

The beefs this week: Chronicle reporter Robert Bryce on CNN, genetically engineered foods, Steamboat, John Aielli, Paul Minor, and more.
"...of these foods is not required at this time, consumers are not allowed to make informed choices...."

Sept. 3, 1999 Column

Off the Desk:
"...of local grocery stores and their positions on buying organic products and supporting area farmers. Pick up free copies..."

Oct. 4, 1996 News Feature

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...beef, biodiesel and veggie-oil fuel, green building and remodeling, organic landscaping, rainwater collection, natural cooking, and state energy policy,..."

Sept. 26, 2008 News Feature

Fishing for Change
Hightower's latest is a collection of inspirational tales
"...and Trade Policy" and follows that with tales of organic farms, groundbreaking microlenders, grassroots health-care operations (Hidalgo County), a..."

March 14, 2008 News Feature by Michael King

World Energy Week's Hometown Highlights
Events in Austin and Fredericksburg show off region's clean-energy champions
"...The Association of Energy Engineers held the WEEC, its annual forum,..."

Oct. 8, 2004 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

"...2000 has joined Greenpeace in a campaign to encourage consumers to demand labeling of all genetically engineered foods. Collaborative..."

Jan. 15, 1999 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Page Two: The Best of Austin
A concept in search of an author; characters in search of a form; memory in search of meaning
"...insists that products are currently at their very best! Consumers are assured that now these products are newer, stronger,..."

Oct. 17, 2008 Column by Louis Black

Public Hearing on Two Local Food Bills
HB 46 and HB 910 would increase support to family farms
"...$50 per year per county or city. The Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association, Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance,..."

March 1, 2013 Food Post by Anna Toon

Civics 101
"...TEXAS SUSTAINABLE FARMING CONFERENCE The Texas Organic Farm­ers and Gardeners Association hosts this conference to bring..."

Feb. 8, 2013 News Column

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Austin-based Whole Foods Market, the nation's largest retailer of organic and natural foods, announced last week that it would..."

April 15, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Online, Unplugged
Wireless Internet is cost-effective, accessible, of the people rather than gouging the people. So what are you waiting for? It's time to cut the cord.
"...human need, they have the potential to become an organic part of our lives. And thanks to the increasing..."

April 26, 2002 Screens Feature by Michael Connor

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