Organic -vs- Conventional Farming, how to choose…

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The “Dirty Dozen & Clean 15” of Buying Produce I was fortunate enough to escape to Santa Cruz, CA last weekend, just as the polar vortex relapsed in Minnesota. Since California is responsible for nearly 50% of all fruits, vegetables and nuts produced in the U.S., it’s easy to score produce via the numerous farmers markets and roadside stands. Improving access to fresh, organic produce is huge goal of First Lady Michelle Obama in her “Let’s Move!” initiative. Regardless of which side of the aisle you stand, I hope we…read more