Archive for July, 2012

Celebrate National Organic Harvest Month

July 31st, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Celebrate National Organic Harvest Month

Make the commitment to have this Organic Harvest celebration be the most dynamic yet.

Celebrate National Farmers Market Week

July 27th, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Celebrate National Farmers Market Week

Support your local growers and celebrate National Farmers Market Week.

When Green is Not Good

July 24th, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on When Green is Not Good

There is no doubt that greening potatoes are an issue. There are, however, some effective steps that can be taken to minimize this issue.

A Chance to Vote on GMO labeling

July 20th, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on A Chance to Vote on GMO labeling

California’s Right to Know Genetically Engineered Food Act would require that most processed foods disclose if they contain genetically modified organisms.

Farming During Drought Conditions

July 18th, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Farming During Drought Conditions

Much of the continental United States is experiencing one of the worst droughts in 50 years.

The Farm Bill Takes a Turn for the Worse

July 13th, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on The Farm Bill Takes a Turn for the Worse

If the bill becomes law with these provisions in place, we are seeing a significant setback for our entire farming community.

Albert’s New Website

July 10th, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Albert’s New Website

At Albert’s Organics we’re excited to announce the launch of our new website.

Thump, Sniff, and Touch – The Art of Selecting Ripe Melons

July 6th, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Thump, Sniff, and Touch – The Art of Selecting Ripe Melons

A few very simple techniques for selecting ripe melons.