Organic Living: 5 Ways to Get You There

For many, choosing to buy fresh is associated with hunting your local market for the USDA ‘Organic’ label. And for most, this isn’t a chore that you look forward to. Well have no fear, organic foods are abundant and near. Since going organic I’ve found a few ways with quick online research and firsthand experience on how to shop around and on a budget (as a college student this is important). Here are a few…

Organic Living: 5 Ways to Get You There

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Locally Grown Vs Organic Produce – Different as Apples and Oranges

It’s almost certain that only a decade ago terms like “locavore” and “certified organic” weren’t even blips on your radar. I remember back when local markets were more of a way of life than the “cool” way to shop. But times change. ¬†We now live in a society which is gradually becoming more health-conscious (reports of the growing obesity epidemic notwithstanding!).

With our growing health consciousness comes the debate between purchasing locally grown vs. organic foods.

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