OTA Responds - Organic Trade Association
Organic Trade Association
   twitter   facebook   linked In   rss

OTA Responds


OTA provides timely and accurate information about the organic industry to the trade and consumer press. Here are some examples of how OTA shares the benefits of organic with the public, helps expand markets for organic products, and counters misinformation about organic agriculture and trade.

The Organic Center responds to Western Farm Press, Apr. 21, 2014

The Organic Center responds to The Washington Post, Apr. 8, 2014

The Organic Center responds to Slate article, Jan. 30, 2014

The Organic Center responds to Science 2.0, April 24, 2013

OTA responds to The Washington Post, March 18, 2013

OTA responds to Time Magazine, December 3, 2012

OTA responds to Annals of Internal Medicine paper, September 4, 2012

OTA responds to Macleanís Magazine, April 30, 2012

OTA responds to Fertilizer Fraud Plea, February 29, 2012

OTA responds to Research Findings on Arsenic, February 16, 2012

OTA responds to The Wall Street Journal, June 13, 2011

OTA responds to The Washington Times, June 9, 2011

OTA responds to Marketplace's "The non-organic future", May 4, 2011

OTA responds to study published in Judgment and Decision, June 30, 2010

OTA responds to The Daily News Transcript, June 14, 2010

Organic Statement on Inspector General's Findings and USDA's actions, March 19, 2010

OTA Statement on Organic Cotton and Genetic Engineering, Jan. 28, 2010

OTA Responds to ABC News Nightline Program, Jan. 26,2010

OTA Responds to Lancaster Online, Jan. 3-4, 2010

OTA Report on Hearing on Title X of the 2008 Farm Bill, Oct. 28, 2009

OTA Statement on 2010 Appropriations, Oct. 2, 2009

OTA Statement on NOP third-party review, Aug. 7, 2009

OTA Responds to Globe and Mail, Jul. 11, 2009

OTA Responds to Food in Canada, Jun. 16, 2009

OTA Statement on Food Safety Legislation, Mar. 26, 2009

OTA Public Statement on Peanut Butter Recalls, Feb. 26, 2009

OTA Public Statement on Liquid Fertilizer. Feb. 16, 2009

OTA Public Statement on Peanut Butter Recalls, Feb. 16, 2009 

OTA Public Statement on the Accreditation Process

OTA Public Statement: Pesticide Residues and Organic Products, Aug. 5, 2008

OTA Lawsuit to Protect Organic Labels (last update Sept. 17, 2008)

OTA Responds to the President of the Soil Association, Sept. 4, 2008

OTA Responds to Nina Federoff, Aug. 19, 2008

OTA Responds to Calgary Herald on credibility of organic, Aug. 16, 2008

OTA Responds to Russell Eaton's "Deceptive Milk Labeling is Midleading Americas," Jul. 29, 2008

OTA Responds to The New York Times, "Freakonomics: The Illogic of Farm Subsidies and Other Agricultural Truths, Jul. 24, 2008

OTA Responds to Pediatric Insider, Jul. 21, 2008

Letter to Maclean's Magazine, Sept. 5, 2007

Letter to the Editor, Denver Post, Aug. 1, 2007

USDA takes action on 38 non-organic agricultural ingredients, Jun. 25, 2007 

Letter to Editor - St. Petersburg Times, Jun. 19, 2007

OTA Responds to FoodNavigator.com, May 16, 2007

Letter to Consumer Reports, Jan. 18, 2006

OTA Responds to Houston Chronicle Editorial Jan. 2, 2006

Letter to the Editor, The New York Times Nov. 11, 2005

OTA Responds to Metro Active Dining Nov. 2005

Letter to the Editor, Baking Management Aug. 4, 2005

Letter to the Editor, The Wall Street Journal Apr. 19, 2005

2014 Annual Fund

Research and Promotion 2012