What is an OMRI Listing?

| 5/31/2012 10:46:53 AM

Tags: Grow Your Own, City Farming, Urban Garden, Balcony Garden, Mike Lieberman, organic insect control, Mike Lieberman,

Organic is a phrase that’s tossed around and abused a lot by marketers these days.

Not all “organic” products should be treated equally.

This is especially true when it comes to gardening. There are plenty of products out there claiming to be the “best” for organic gardening.

“It seems as if every chemical company has a set of organic products they are convincing you to buy,” said Justin Emig, Associate Brand Manager for Safer Brand, a company that produces organic pesticides. 

It makes it difficult to know which products are truly organic and able to cure your problem without leaving potentially harmful residues.

That is where the OMRI® (Organic Materials Review Institute) listing comes into play.

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