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Why are organic fruits and vegetables so expensive?

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Dr. Rick Kirschner
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In brief: More expensive 2grow

Organic food has to meet stricter regulation, and farming tends to be small scale.
But if you were to include all the actual costs of conventional methods, like pollution, erosion and healthcare for exposed workers, organic food would be seen as the bargain!

In brief: More expensive 2grow

Organic food has to meet stricter regulation, and farming tends to be small scale.
But if you were to include all the actual costs of conventional methods, like pollution, erosion and healthcare for exposed workers, organic food would be seen as the bargain!
Dr. Rick Kirschner
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