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Information for Consumers about Organic
EWG's Shopper's Guide To Pesticides
The Environmental Working Group (EWG) has developed a "Shopper's Guide to Pesticides" to help consumers identify which conventionally grown fruits and vegetables are likely to contain the highest amounts of pesticides (The Dirty Dozen) and the lowest amounts of pesticides (Clean 15). Read more about their findings at www.foodnews.org or download a PDF copy of the EWG Shopper's Guide To Pesticides by clicking here.
Organic Video Series
What is organic? What's the difference between "organic" and "natural"? If you are confused, you're not alone. This series of six short videos, produced by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture, will answer the most common questions American consumers ask about organic products.
How can you tell if a food is organic?
What does "certified organic" mean?
Is organic and natural the same thing?
Besides food, what else can be organic?
Can you find organic body care products?
Where do you find an organic cookbook?