WSU Tree Fruit Research & Extension Center

Organic & Integrated Tree Fruit Production

Thursday, March 23, 2017


Organic, What is It? by Joe Gabriel, Oregon Organic Marketing, December 2000. A description of the historical trends in markets for organic apples and pears and what the market might look like in the next 5-10 years.

Alternative Markets for Fruit: Organic and IFP, by David Granatstein. A PDF manuscript.

Emerging Ecolabels for Food Products, by David Granatstein. A PDF manuscript.

Ecolabels for Agriculture.  by David Granatstein. pdf powerpoint describing trends for ecolabels in 2008.

Food Alliance web site. The Food Alliance is a non-profit organization based in Portland, OR, working to develop incentives for more sustainable farming through the use of ecolabels and consumer education.

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