Three Reasons Why You Should Be Eating Organicly
Have you ever been at your local grocery store and have had to choose between a lower priced product and a considerably more expensive product labeled “organic”? The product may have ranged from a meat to a produce, but whatever the product was, chances are that you went with the lower priced item just to save a couple of dollars. What if you were aware that the higher priced product is actually the better option of the two? Spending that little extra money for that organic product is worth every penny once you are aware of all the benefits that come with organic products. Thus, you should be incorporating organic food into your diet because organic food is better for your body, helps keep our environment clean, and actually tastes better.
Organic food is better for your body for two reasons: organic food contains no Genetically Mutated Organisms (GMOs) and substantially more antioxidants than conventional foods. GMOs are defined in the dictionary as being an organism or microorganism whose genetic material has been altered by means of genetic engineering. Simply put, GMOs are …show more content…
The answer to the question of whether or not organic food tastes better changes from person to person. When you know that what you are eating is organic, it automatically triggers your brain to thinking that what you are eating is tastier, even though it can taste exactly the same as conventional food. In addition, one of the benefits of organic products is that organic farmers usually try to get their products to the consumers as soon as they are harvested, insuring that you get it at its ripest. It is not the same experience eating a fruit or vegetable from the supermarket than when you purchase an organic fruit and vegetable from a farmer’s market where you can physically see who grew the product you are going to