Advocacy Groups

Keeping reading labels…even the organic ones

I finally got around to reading the July 8, 2012 New York Times article “Has ‘Organic’ Been Oversized?”.  The non-organic list of ingredients manufacturers are able to use in their certified organic products continues to grow.  The article states that “today, more than 250 nonorganic substances are on the list, up from 77 in 2002”.  […]

A reminder why I’m on this whole foods journey

Today I was reading through email posts from our local mothers’ group when I came across the following post, Kashi Cereal Stirs Anger – Exposed by Small Rhode Island Grocer.  To make a long story really short (but here’s the long one if you’re interested) the owner of The Green Grocer in Portsmouth, Rhode Island […]