> From: "Hook Family" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Subject: Re: 20/20 Organic Food
> Dear Dave and list, I just finished watching it. Have already vented and
> read other vents on market farming list. It was all Dennis Avery and his
> usual "facts about organics". Already wrote Stossel and told him he got
> F and might have wanted to do research. One of my west coast market
> read our posts and said maybe she should watch it with a note book I said
> she should if she does and she gets any thing I forgot I will inform. It
> was very anti-organic. Organic twice as expensive, no more nutritious,
> laden with E-coli. Of course they tested a few things. E-coli found on
> sprouts and bag lettuce mix of both conventional and organic some what
> higher on organic.
I didn't see the 20/20 segment, but I was emailed a link to a good response
form the Organic Trade
Association. http://www.ota.com/food_safety_release.htm Good information on
the difference between harmless e-coli bacteria and the harmful types.
This kind of journalism needs to be challenged.
MUMM'S SPROUTING SEEDS LTD.
-- Certified Organic seeds for sprouting -- www.sprouting.com
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