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Organic Farming

An Undergraduate Library Subject Guide providing suggested resources and other information for beginning research on the topic Organic Farming.

Background Information

Organic farming refers to agriculture done without the use of any synthetic pesticides or fertilizers, growth hormones or stimulants, or genetic engineering. Use the following sources to learn more about organic farming and the political, social, and health issues surrounding it.