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Descriptor in English: Food, Organic
Descriptor in Spanish: Alimentos Orgánicos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Alimentos Orgânicos
Descriptor in French: Nourriture biologique
Entry term(s): Foods, Organic
Organic Food
Organic Foods
Organic Produce
Produce, Organic
Tree number(s): G07.203.300.519
J02.500.519
Scope note: Food that is grown or manufactured in accordance with nationally regulated production standards that include restrictions on the use of pesticides, non-organic fertilizers, genetic engineering, growth hormones, irradiation, antibiotics, and non-organic ingredients.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
HI history
MI microbiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TO toxicity
VI virology
History Note: 2011(1996)
See also the descriptors: Organic Agriculture MeSH
DeCS UI: 54381
Descriptor UI: D058870
Date Established: 2011/01/01
Date of Entry: 2010/06/25
Revision Date: 2016/04/27
Food, Organic - Preferred
Concept UI M0028530
Scope note Food that is grown or manufactured in accordance with nationally regulated production standards that include restrictions on the use of pesticides, non-organic fertilizers, genetic engineering, growth hormones, irradiation, antibiotics, and non-organic ingredients.
Preferred term Food, Organic
Entry term(s) Foods, Organic
Organic Food
Organic Foods
Organic Produce - Narrower
Concept UI M0545095
Scope note ORGANIC AGRICULTURE products, especially fruits and vegetables.
Preferred term Organic Produce
Entry term(s) Produce, Organic



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