Organic foods contain higher levels of certain nutrients, lower levels of pesticides, and may provide health benefits for the consumer.

@article{Crinnion2010OrganicFC,
  title={Organic foods contain higher levels of certain nutrients, lower levels of pesticides, and may provide health benefits for the consumer.},
  author={Walter J. Crinnion},
  journal={Alternative medicine review : a journal of clinical therapeutic},
  year={2010},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={4-12}
}
The multi-billion dollar organic food industry is fueled by consumer perception that organic food is healthier (greater nutritional value and fewer toxic chemicals). Studies of the nutrient content in organic foods vary in results due to differences in the ground cover and maturity of the organic farming operation. Nutrient content also varies from farmer… CONTINUE READING