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Organics, Nutritional Value and the Effects of Carbon Emissions

Seward Coop - a beautiful place to visit and shop

Can We Grow Healthy Food in an Unhealthy Environment?

I attended a class at the Seward Coop this morning on “How to Shop the Coop.” The woman who taught the class repeated a claim I’ve heard before that organics have more nutritional value. And furthermore, that food today is less nutritious than in the past.

I wondered what the research was behind these claims so I thought I’d investigate. I found several articles about the research into nutrition past, present and future.

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