Provided herein is information about the false organic status of the Chinese Lycium barbarusold as m being sold as ‘Goji’ and a monograph from the Tanaduk Botanical Research Institute pointing out the difference between these two lycium berries.

We can start with the question regarding Western and Chinese marketers of Lycium barbarum -the wolfberry.  It is being called a "Goji" berry and  false documentation is being provided thereby giving it "organic status". This is coming from China and and is being presented to the European Union (EU) regulatory agency for transfer of status. The claim is that it is being passed on to the National Organic Program (NOP) of the USDA for approval. However, so far there is no public record of USDA…



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