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Monday, March 4th, 2013

Going Organic: Is it worth it?

The great food debate continues… What is Organic Food? Organic food refers to the output from Organic Agriculture: a holistic production method that contributes to the enhancement of biodiversity, good soil health and ecological balance. Organic agriculture prohibits the use of synthetic pesticides and fertilizers, sewage sludge, genetically modified organisms (GMOs), irradiation, growth hormones, artificial

Monday, June 25th, 2012

Organic or not?

Should we buy organic? Is it really worth it? This is definitely not a question our grandparents asked, says Shawn Nisbet as she sorts through the pros and cons, and offers hints on saving on organic produce....