CHICAGO — U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Mike Johanns renewed his support for organics during a visit to the Organic Trade Association's annual show, stating that the category's continued double-digit growth demands more attention and resources from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. “I don't believe there are any grocery clerks out there who don't recognize the importance of organics,” he said during remarks at the All Things Organic event. “Consumers have an appetite for what you do.” ...
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