South Dakota man charged in organic grain fraud

South Dakota man charged in organic grain fraud

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Federal prosecutors say defendant falsely labeled non-organic grains and seeds as organic

The U.S. Attorney’s office charged Kent Duane Anderson with wire fraud and money laundering, alleging he sold non-organic grain and seeds falsely labeled as organic. Prosecutors say Anderson made $25 million from the fake organic sales between October 2012 and December 2017.