Organic foods a favorite among healthy shoppers Comments on Stories, posted by Editor, Pleasanton Weekly Online, on Jan 27, 2013 at 3:06 pm
Organic foods have become a favorite among many shoppers who consider them more nutritious and healthy, with 40 studies published in the last six years that confirm savvy shoppers' opinion. The San Ramon Valley has a host of options for organic eats, from farmers markets to high-end supermarkets.
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Posted by Hole foods, a resident of the Another Pleasanton neighborhood neighborhood, on Jan 27, 2013 at 8:36 pm
It's BS like this that helps Whole Foods stay in business. There's a sucker born every day, buying into marketing hype and feel good crap. Go ahead and pay a 50% markup for the same produce the rest of us buy at Genes without the 'organic' label. Nice try.
Posted by john, a resident of the Another Pleasanton neighborhood neighborhood, on Jan 29, 2013 at 7:51 pm
What is the risk of GMO? As far as I know a risk has never been found.
Does anyone know if irradiated food can be sold as organic? From reading about the subject, as far as I can tell, food irradiation is one of the best things that can be done to make foods safer. I'd pay extra for food that was labeled as irradiated.