Pandora's Box
9:34 am
Tue July 15, 2014

"Organic" Food: What Does It Really Mean?

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The term "organic" is widely used in food labeling, but what does it really mean? In this episode of Pandora's Box, co-host Lyn Patrick and KSJD's Tom Yoder discuss how the term "organic" is defined, how organic food is certified, and why eating organic food is beneficial to your health.

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Resource links:

President's Cancer Panel - Reducing Environmental Cancer:

Organic Foods: Health and Environmental Advantages and Disadvantages:

Pesticide Exposure In Children:

Environmental Working Group: Pesticide Content of Food Resource:

"In Organic We Trust" Film Documentary:


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