organic food

Whole Foods Market: The Big, Friendly Giant
A grocery store that stocks the right stuff.
How to Assess Your Chemical Load
The manageable way to avoid toxic chemicals.
Useful (and Useless) Labels in Your Grocery Store
Some labels are genuinely helpful. Others might as well be pretty stickers.
4 Reasons Your Family and Friends Should Go Organic, Too
Here are some great points to make when urging people to adopt an organic lifestyle.
What to Do When Organic Isn't an Option
Whether you're stuck in a food desert or have a tight food budget, you don't need to be exposed to dangerous pesticides.
What's Really in Your 'Natural' Granola Bars?
A recent lawsuit settlement means some food products won't be able to use the "100 percent natural" label anymore.
The Best (and Worst) Foods in Your Supermarket
EWG's cutting-edge Food Scores tool helps you ID safer choices with the click of a mouse or a smartphone scan of a barcode.
Safety, Sustainability a Priority for American Shoppers
Americans are putting their money where their mouth is when it comes to safe and sustainable products.
The Dangerous Ingredient Turning Up in 'Natural' Foods
Consumer Reports testing uncovers fraud in the natural foods aisle.
Yes, We Can Afford GMO Labeling
Research just struck down one of the arguments against GMO labeling.
Is Cadmium Hiding in Your Food?
See where this toxic heavy metal is hiding out!
Experts Agree: Organic Farming Is Revolutionary
It's time to get back to the roots of farming to save the planet.
The Backyard Chicken–Loving Future Chef You Need to Know About
Young people today often get a bad rap, but there are kids out there who are helping to make this world a better place—and where better to start than at the dinner table?
Annie's Bought by Anti-GMO-Labeling General Mills
General Mills is staunchly against labeling foods that contain GMOs. So what does it mean now that they own Annie's?
10 Farm and Garden Destinations You Need to Visit
Gorgeous heirloom varieties decorate these top travel destinations for veggie lovers.
Is It Really That Easy to Live Off of Your Garden?
Could you survive a month without bread (and Mountain Dew)?
Living Off the Garden Is Easier Said Than Done
OK, so maybe living off venison and the veggies in your garden is harder than it seems.
Vote for Our Rookie Gardener's 3 'Cheat Foods'
Garlic? Local fruit? Candy? You're in control of picking the 3 "cheat items" for our rookie gardener's August challenge. Please vote below!
11 Surprising Reasons Organic Is Better for You
It's no stretch to say that buying organic can save your family from harmful diseases.
Huge New Study Finds Organic Food Is the Healthiest
A new study shows much higher antioxidant levels in organic foods. But that's not the only benefit.
Easy Detox for Active, Busy People
Don't have a lot of time? A wellness author recommends taking these 4 steps for a gentle, no-nonsense detox.
You Can Protect Farm Biodiversity in Your Produce Aisle
Study finds that organic farms are home to more species of plants and animals.