|What Does Organic Really Mean?|
However, as this infographic entitled "What Does Organic Really Mean" points out, organic food is free from:
✔ pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, genetic modification, ionizing radiation (in the case of fruits and vegetables)
✔ antibiotics, growth hormones and non-organic feed (in the case of meat and dairy products).
Common sense would dictate that the higher costs of organic is well worth it to our health. And, as more people buy organic products and support local farmers, the costs will continue to go down.
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