Monday, July 12, 2010

Organic food labels not always upfront about country-of-origin

"OTTAWA — Consumers could be forgiven for assuming Florida’s Natural Pocket Fruit Nuggets are made in the sunshine state.

Drawn in by the giant orange and berries on the cover and the organic stamp of approval from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Lucy Watson of Ottawa did just that when she recently picked up the snack for her two young children."

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