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California Organic Farmers Worry About New FDA Food Safety Rules

California’s organic farmers are sounding the alarm. They said new regulations the Food and Drug Administration is proposing to keep produce safe could put them out of business. Meanwhile, some consumers said it may be a price we have to pay.

02/25/2014

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Loophole Allows Fumigants On California’s Organic Strawberries

Strawberries are a summer favorite for many. But there is something about the organic ones that consumers don’t know about: they are not actually 100 percent organic.

08/06/2013

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Narsai David: Organic Does Not Mean Pesticide Free

BERKELEY (KCBS) – Organic products have become far more common since the USDA National Organic Standards were fully implemented a decade ago, but consumers don’t always understand what’s inside a product labeled organic. The March […]

02/10/2012

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Narsai David: Happy Birthday, Chez Panisse!

This week marks the 40th anniversary of Chez Panisse Restaurant in Berkeley.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/27/2011

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Bay Area’s Best Boutiques for Eco-Friendly Baby Gear and Clothing

On the hunt for the perfect baby shower gift, or looking to stock up on some eco-friendly essentials? The following baby gear and clothing boutiques will inspire you to splurge.

08/15/2011

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Guide To Fresh Produce In The Bay Area

If you don’t want to spend your weekend sifting through the stands at a local fair, or spending big money at chains like Whole Foods and Mollie Stone’s, there are some other ways to make sure you are getting the most fresh fruits and veggies.

KPIX 5–07/25/2011

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Thinking Outside the (Lunch) Box

Making lunch for our kids can be frustrating, especially if they don’t eat it. Here are a few tips to help them eat healthy.

07/14/2011

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Oakland Group Sues Cosmetic Makers Over ‘Organic’ Labels

An environmental group is suing Kiss My Face and about two dozen other cosmetic companies on accusations that they falsely label products as organic.

CBS San Francisco–06/16/2011

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Bay Area’s Top Fried Foods

Sometimes you just need to ignore that voice in your head that tells you to eat healthy and indulge in something fried. If you are going to deal with the guilt, you might as well […]

KPIX 5–05/24/2011

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Organic and Sustainable Fashion Finds

Designers deliver chic and sustainable, at every price point in every neighborhood. Hop on your bike and head to these eco-fabulous Bay Area boutiques. Green is always in season!

01/17/2011

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