Organic Facts

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  • The average non organic fruit contains more than 20 pesticides
  • Organic food is much more rich in vitamins, minerals and fibre and retains the levels of nutrients for much longer
  • Your body will be more resistant to disease as it will have higher levels of the essential nutrients it needs to fight off infection
  • You will have more energy through consuming lower levels of toxins and chemicals that slow your body down
  • If you are eating dairy or farm produce then you are also eating the chemicals, drugs and growth hormones given to the animals
  • Organic food producers must meet stringent standards
  • Organic farms respect our water resources and do not leach nitrogens and other pollutants from their soil
  • Organic food just tastes so much better!

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EricaGoodreply
August 21, 2009 at 03:08 PM

Great facts, this helps a lot. thanks

Bill Burnsreply
August 21, 2009 at 06:08 PM

Reading these facts about eating chemical, drugs and growth hormones causes me to never want to purchase or better yet “grow” anything but organic food.

greenthumbreply
May 04, 2012 at 06:05 AM

Awesome facts! Hopefully more people will be encouraged to choose organic foods.

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