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Subject: Magazine for organic foods producers and marketers?
Category: Reference, Education and News > General Reference
Asked by: huntingprof-ga
List Price: $50.00
Posted: 30 Aug 2006 10:23 PDT
Expires: 29 Sep 2006 10:23 PDT
Question ID: 760830
Seeking contact information, incl URL if possible, for USA trade
magazines, or newsletters, print and digital,  aimed specifically at
organic foods PRODUCERS, MANUFACTURERS, and VENDORS. Please note: NOT
interested in periodicals for consumers, such as organic living or
cooking, health, etc. Also do NOT want broader interest trade or
business periodicals, such as Modern Farmer or Supermarket World. Must
be focused, in title and content, on organic food production and
marketing in USA.
Subject: Re: Magazine for organic foods producers and marketers?
Answered By: bobbie7-ga on 30 Aug 2006 13:09 PDT
Rated:4 out of 5 stars
Hello Huntingprof,

Below you will find the results of my research for digital and print
organic food trade magazines, journals and newsletters. Contact
information and website is included for each one.

Organic Products Retailer 

Organic Products Retailer (OPR), which made its debut in January 2003,
features news and Information for retailers of organic and
earth-friendly food and products. OPR is published bi-monthly.

Organic Products Retailer Magazine 
431 Cranbury Road  
East Brunswick, NJ 08816 
Phone: (732) 432-9600  
Fax: (732) 432-9288 

Organic Products Retailer

To receive advertising pricing information, contact:
Russ Fields: (732) 432-9600 x102
Fax: (732) 432-9288

CCOF   Certified Organic Magazine

Today, CCOF is the only full service organic certification and trade
association providing premier organic certification programs and trade
association benefits to farms, processors, private labelers,
retailers, restaurants, brokers, and supporting members including
individuals, suppliers and service providers.

CCOF  Magazine

The CCOF magazine, Certified Organic, reaches a select and influential
group of more than 1900 organic farmers, processors, retailers,
wholesalers, policy makers, and CCOF supporting members

Organic Directory

?The CCOF annual Organic Directory is widely distributed and reaches a
targeted and influential group of organic farmers, processors,
retailers, wholesalers, policy makers, media representatives, and

Media Kit  

For more information please contact Ellen Farmer, at ext. 31,

California Certified Organic Farmers (CCOF)   
1115 Mission Street, 
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Phone: (831) 423-2263  
Fax: (831) 423-4528   

New Hope Natural Media  - Natural Foods Merchandiser

Natural Foods Merchandiser magazine is an excellent source of
information on the natural and organic foods industry. Their annual
market overviews, presenting the latest statistics and trends in the
organic and natural products industries, are published in June. They
also publish an annual directory for the natural foods industry.

Natural Foods Merchandiser
New Hope Natural Media
Circulation Department
1401 Pearl Street
Boulder, CO 80302
Phone: 303-939-8440
Phone: 303-390-1777
FAX    303-998-9020 
Fax:	(303) 939-9559

Nutrition Business Journal 

4452 Park Boulevard, Suite 306
San Diego CA 92116 USA 
Tel: (619) 295-7685 ext. 12
Fax: (619) 295-5743


Organic Processing Magazine  		

The only business-to-business publication for the organic food, fiber
and personal care industries providing an independent forum for the
exchange of practical management and technical information to promote
and sustain the growth of the industry.

Web site:

Publishing Office 	 	
1945 W. Mountain Street
Glendale, CA 91201
Phone		310.745.0941
Fax		310.745.0997
Editorial Office	 	
4937 N. Francisco 
Chicago, IL 60625 
Phone		773.769.4345
Production Office	 	
305 Princeton Road 
Fort Collins, CO 80525
Phone		970.484.4488
Fax		970.472.6008
Advertising Sales 		
Bobby Meeker 
Phone    818.842.2829 

Adam Haas 
Phone 561.347.8445 

Stacy Atchison 
Phone  310.745.0971 

Certified Organic Food Directory 

Web site:
?Natural Food Network is a group of information services aimed at
improving communication within the natural and organic food industry.
Natural Food Network has a mission to provide information to help
industry networks operate better. In modern business, especially given
the growing importance of the internet, business media plays a new
role as network facilitator. In order to provide information to an
industry, a media brand must help enable the industry network ?
creating connections between buyers and sellers, buyers and products
and the many others who collaborate to bring products to market.?

Natural Food Network Magazine

?A monthly trade publication circulated to 15,000 natural, health food
and conventional grocers. The magazine?s news and features help
grocers win consumer dollars in a marketplace where timely information
on innovations, new products and regulation is essential. The
Certified Organic Food Directory ? The most comprehensive directory of
USDA certified growers, producers, food manufacturers and importers.
Find a Supplier ? An online database of suppliers of both natural and
certified organic products, updated continuously and searchable by
category, supplier and brand. News & New Products Alert ? An emailed
newsletter circulated to 5,000 buyers weekly.?

Toll Free:	1-877-236-5633

Mailing Address:	

309 8th Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94401

Phone:	(650) 286-4110
Fax:	(650) 286-4107
Contact:	Nancy Whelan

West Coast
(650) 286-4165 
Susan Babin

(773) 275-4020

Keith Neighbours
(773) 275-4020

What's News in Organic

"What's News in Organic, published three to four times a year by the
Organic Trade Association, is a four-page information flier geared
primarily for members of the press. It includes a feature focusing
generally on a "hot topic" for the industry, a pertinent quotation,
and "A World of News" section outlining brief news related to the
industry. Each issue is available electronically as a PDF"

Organic Trade Association:
PO Box 547, Greenfield MA 01302
Shipping: 60 Wells Street, Greenfield MA 01301
Phone: 1-413-774-7511
Fax: 1-413-774-6432

Organic Business News


?Established 18 years ago, Organic Business News has grown into a
leading trade publication that provides its readers with the latest
national and state government regulatory news, economic trends, and
special reports on niche markets within the organic food industry.
Industry insiders frequently read and quote OBN?s analysis and
perspective on this high growth sector of the economy.?
Telephone: (407) 886-8782 
Fax: (407) 886-8326 

Mailing Address: 
Organic Business News
PO Box 1203 
Plymouth, FL 32768-1203 

UPS / FedEx to: 
Organic Business News
2433 Breeze Meadow Road 
Apopka, FL 32712-6434


For a FREE sample copy and special introductory subscription offer:
email: and provide us with your
contact information.
One Year (12 issues) via e-mail ? $59.00 US
One Year (12 issues) via USPS mail ? $59.00 US  


USDA's Economic Research Service website contains a Briefing Room
dedicated to organic farming and marketing. It contains an overview of
organic agriculture in the U.S., contains production and marketing
statistics, includes specialist features and further links.

For more information on the ERs Organic Briefing Room, contact
Catherine Greene ( for organic farming information,
Carolyn Dimitri ( )for marketing issues. 

Rodale Institute Publications

New Farm Organic Price Index
"Just how much of a premium should you be charging for your organic
grains and produce? Find out with The New Farm Organic Price Index®
(OPX®). The OPX is an online tool that helps you price competitivel?

Rodale Institute Publications

Feedback Form



?, an on-line community for organic farming and
food, developed by CABI Publishing, provides impartial information of
high quality, recognizing worldwide interest in organic farming and
related sustainability issues.The site provides a searchable database
of articles, and includes information on topics such as news,
research, education, and laws and regulations.?

Some information on the site is free, but premier content is only
available by membership.

CABI North America
875 Massachusetts Avenue, 
7th Floor, Cambridge, 
MA 02139, USA 

Tel: +1 617 395 4051 
Toll free: +1 800 528 4841

Organic Perspectives - Discontinued however archived copies available

The USDA?s Foreign Agriculture Service (FASofered Organic
Perspectives, a newsletter that contained reports on organics from
around the world, as well as items of interest about the U.S. National
Organic Program and the domestic organic industry

Archives for Organic Perspectives Newsletter (2005-1998) are available here:

The International Trade Centre (ITC)

Here you will find the links to ITC?s recent publications and current
studies related to the market for specific organic products.

All Things Organic Trade Show

As the only exclusively organic event in North America, All Things
Organic? serves up more organic exhibitors and products than any other
industry trade event.

Conference: May 5-8, 2007 | Exhibits: May 6-8, 2007 
McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois

Advertising and Sponsorship Information:
Lisa Murray, Exhibit Sales Manager
Tel: (207) 842-5468
Fax: 207) 842-5503
Press Inquiries: 
Heather Johnson, Marketing
Tel:  (207) 842-5487
Fax:  (207) 842-5505
General Show Related Questions:
Gen Chandler, Show Administrator
Tel:  (207) 842-5532
Fax:  (207) 842-5505

Search terms used:
"Organic food " "trade magazines OR publications OR journals
Organic foods producers OR production marketing OR  marketers

I hope the information provided is helpful!

Best regards,

Clarification of Answer by bobbie7-ga on 30 Aug 2006 13:24 PDT

J. J. FERGUSON, Editor
Professor and Extension Horticulturist
UF/IFAS - Horticultural Sciences Dept.
PO Box 110690/Gainesville FL 32611-0690 

The purpose of this newsletter is to provide production/marketing
information about organic and related sustainable farming practices.
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