Whole Foods produce rating system spurs farm action

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US food retailer reveals how its ambitious green labeling initiative is already having an impact on its supply chain

Whole Foods has become one of the first US retailers to go above and beyond government standards with a new tiered rating system that could redefine what constitutes responsibly grown produce. Less than...

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