Is buying organic really worth it? In this video, Registered Dietitian Sharon Richter discusses what organic means and when you should focus on buying this kind of food. For additional information, visit the Environmental Working Group (www.ewg.org).
Organic 101: What the USDA label means. Washington, DC: US Department of Agriculture, 2012. (Updated on March 16, 2016 at http://blogs.usda.gov/2012/03/22/organic-101-what-the-usda-organic-label-means/).
Organic food no more nutritious than coventionally grown food. Boston, MA: Harvard Medical School, 2012. (Updated on March 16, 2016 at http://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/organic-food-no-more-nutritious-than-conventionally-grown-food-201209055264).
EWG's guide to pesticides in produce Environmental Working Group, 2015. (Updated on March 16, 2016 at http://www.ewg.org/foodnews/summary.php).