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Previously featured stories:
  • Farm Bill 2007...8 - It was a hellish process, and the results are controversial. You can read the messy details in our Farm Bill 2007 Action Guide.
  • What's a Food System? There are many pieces in that puzzle. Find out what they are and who they are in the Bay Area. (Now part of the Find Organics section of our site.)
  • Michael Pollan vs Whole Foods' John Mackey - Omnivore's Dilemma author Pollan recently had a (friendly) face-off with Whole Foods CEO Mackey. Read more about their 10-month dialog that led to their in-person meeting in February 2007 in Berkeley, CA. Includes a link to their meeting's webcast.
  • Listen to a recent talk about the Farm Bill 2007. Daniel Imhoff, author of Food Fight: A Citizen's Guide to the Farm Bill, recently spoke to a sold-out meeting at the Ferry Building in SF. We have also included info from key players working for Farm Bill reform. Read more...
  • Om Organics has a community vibe, working with and for the whole community... This 2005/6 feature was about what we've done and have been working on. Read more...
  • This past June 2005, San Francisco was the global host for the United Nations World Environment Day week, the first time in the event's history that it was held in the United States. Om Organics was honored to collaborate with the WED committee to host the Sustainable Cuisine Program throughout the WED week. Read more...
  • Think Locally and Act Neighborly: We're talking about local businesses, including local food producers. And "neighborly" means, well, help out your neighbors, as well as your neighborhood...and dangit, help yourself out too while you're at it. Read more...
  • On March 7th 2005, we hosted our first Farmer & Chef Social Mixer, connecting Bay Area growers with San Francisco's most conscientious chefs. See what it was all about, who was there, and what was offered by our generous sponsors.
  • The Future of Food "film-panel-party" event in November was a big success. An inspiring, educational film, delicious dishes, scrumptious organic wine and beer, and great people from the community. See what was served as well as the generous farms and sponsors (including contact info).
  • What's Up With the USDA: Are they diluting the integrity of the organic label? Read more...
  • On August 5th, 2004, Wendell Berry turned 70. Read more about this "champion of agrarian ideals" from Grist Magazine.
  • Organic vs Sustainable: What's the difference, and which is better? Read more...



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