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Written by Guest Blogger
on Monday, December 3, 2012
, member news
This interview originally appeared in Certified Organic magazine, fall 2012, by Matt Boitano, CCOF Intern
Most people think of mobile homes as a place to live, but not Chris Hay. He uses them for pest management on his eight-acre farm in Woodland, California, where he harvests a variety of fruits, vegetables, and chickens.
For the last two years, Chris has been running what he calls “an integrated farm,” in which each aspect of the land and its inhabitants is cultivated for multiple uses to maximize conservation and functionality. The mobile homes, for instance, carry around his hens, which...
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Written by Elizabeth Barba
on Friday, May 18, 2012
CCOF-certified member Mile High Organics is now the second U.S. online grocery retailer to earn USDA organic certification! The company, based in Boulder, Colorado, provides organic produce, milk, soup, granola, coffee, juice, spices, and body care products by home delivery to online shoppers located in the surrounding areas of Denver, Boulder, Fort Collins, and Colorado Springs.
"We are motivated to lead the industry in establishing the gold standard for food quality and safety," said Michael Joseph, CEO and co-founder, in a press release. "Our objective is to be the most transparent,...