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Do You Have an Organic Bias?

Years ago I was at a trade show talking to a representative from a hydroponic produce enterprise about his tomatoes. When I inquired whether or not his tomatoes were farmed organically, he became a li…

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Is Organic Food Healthier?

By now, I'm sure you've seen the headlines about the recent Stanford University study on organic food. Even the New York Times and NPR declared "Expensive Organic Food No Healthier, Study Finds!" But …

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Organic Farming vs. Industrial Agriculture: Which Method Wins?

Since 1981, the Rodale Institute has been doing side-by-side trials of organically-grown and conventionally-grown corn and soybeans to see how organic farming really stacks up against industrial agric…

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Eat Great, Healthy Food for Less Money

I hear from people quite a bit that they don't purchase or eat healthy foods (especially organic foods) because they can't afford them. It is true that sometimes healthy, organic options can cost quit…

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Bring Your Own Jars, Electric Cars and More about GMOs

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime - Podcast here! We had a studio-full of fun this week. Green Dude Scotty was mostly back from vacation and we had Guest…

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How To Choose The Healthiest Milk

If you don't have time to read this whole post, skip to the end to learn which brands are best and which to avoid. In recent years, organic food has become big business, and mega-food process…

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4 Tips to Eat Organic on a Budget

When we talked a bit about reducing food-related waste, one commenter mentioned that her main frustration was over produce packaging, especially organic produce. She also mentioned that she's a st…

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