Posted 22 November 2016
There are many reasons why organic produce is more expensive. This article from The Balance discusses all the reasons why organic food is more expensive than conventional food.
Organic food costs more than conventional food. Is it worth the extra money?
Posted 1 August 2014
As a rule, organic food costs more than conventional food. But is it worth the extra money? This article from the Washington Post discusses
Is Organic Food Worth the Extra Cost?
Posted 4 June 2014
Some 'evergeen' content from the Dr Mercola website discussing why organic food costs more.
Busting the "Organic is Expensive" Myth
Posted 23 October 2013
An excellent opinion piece from Sustainable Business website which discusses the much discussed topic of "organic being too expensive". As well as discussing organic as a long-term investment in our health and in protecting the environment it also explores whether it is black and white as to whether organic is more expensive. A great read.
Posted September 8, 2013
Interesting piece from The Guardian in the UK on that old chestnut "Is Organic Too Expensive?". Some alarming stats on pesticides including a report showing multiple pesticide residues have doubled since 2003, to 46% of tested foods in 2011. Avoiding potentially dangerous pesticides, herbicides and antibiotics is clearly a key part of the organic value proposition.
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