Tag: organic produce

Organic Foods Lack Popular Sales Appeal

According to a recent study, organic foods are not growing  as fast in popularity as originally predicted. I personally can see that downturn in a bad economy. Organic food almost always costs much more than conventional food especially with produce. For instance at Trader Joe’s an organic Fuji apple costs 69 cents each vs. a regular […]

Eating Healthy: Is Organic Produce Worth the Extra Cost?

Buying organic is a good way to cut your exposure to potentially harmful pesticides, but it can get expensive. So how can you save on organics? According to ShopSmart, from the publisher of Consumer Reports, one way to save is to limit organic purchases to fruits and veggies that have the most dangerous pesticide residues […]