Produce Labels Decoded: GMO, Organic, or ‘Conventional’?

The following article is reposted from Read It With a Grain of Salt, a blog about label-reading for healthy food decision-making.


Written by: Allison Jorgens – “Read it with a Grain of Salt”  © 2012, Ontario, Canada

We have all seen cashiers at supermarkets type in the codes from those pesky stickers found on fresh fruits and vegetables, herbs, and sometimes nuts; Perhaps you have even typed the codes in yourself when using the manual checkouts some grocery stores now offer. But have you ever stopped to consider if you should be reading those codes while shopping?

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