What is Organic

The Benefits of Organic: don’t believe me…

Grocery cart full of organic produceI have been in the organic food business since time out of mind. I remember the days before organic labels and standards, the wild west of organic. I now serve on the Organic Trade Association Board of Directors and work for the largest distributor of organic products, UNFI. Of course it stands to reason that I am going to advise you to always choose organic. When I blog, I often end urging you to select organic, support organic farmers and help transition more acreage to organic because it’s better. But what does the science reveal around the subject? Can my claims stand up in a peer reviewed research journal?  Let’s take a look. Continue reading “The Benefits of Organic: don’t believe me…”