Food for thought — from our friends at The Produce News: Battle brewing over organic standards for ‘bioponics’
“The National Organic Standards Board was set to meet the third week of November in St. Louis, where a controversial proposal concerning organic certification of “bioponics” would be on the agenda.
Bioponics is the relatively new umbrella moniker given to the soil-less and containerized production techniques of hydroponics and aquaponics. With an issue that is both complicated and confusing, it is no wonder that the proposal itself is convoluted.”
Full story from The Produce News Below…