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InfoBio March 2019

Date: 
March 11, 2019
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Canadian Standards Interpretation Committee

Public comment period – March 11th to April 11th 2019

 

• If non-organic trees or grapevines are planted before the land has completed the 36 month transition, how long before the fruit would qualify as “organic”?

 

• May non-organic operations raise pullets for organic layer operations?

 

• Is biochar in a soil mix considered part of the mineral fraction?

 

• Can dessicants, such as silica gel pouches, be added to containers of organic spices?

… and many other questions

Click here to read thne Q&As from the SIC.

 

 

Review of the Canadian Organic Standards

The use of some synthetic substances in organic production

 

What is organic food? In one way, the answer is simple - food produced according to the organic principles of health, ecology, fairness and care.

 

Can it be produced with synthetic fertilizers or pesticides? Well, this is where the answer gets a bit tricky.

 

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