Alternative to organic, Certified Naturally Grown adopted by more than 700 farms in 47 states

  • by: MARY ESCH , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 17, 2013 - 2:00 PM

SCHAGHTICOKE, N.Y. — Justine and Brian Denison say they adhere to all the growing practices required for organic certification, yet if they label their beans and tomatoes "organic" at the farmer's market, they could face federal charges and $20,000 or more in fines.

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