Just about everything lately is available in organic forms. What exactly does organic mean? The terms “organic” and “conventionally grown” are typically seen. Organic means grown without chemical pesticides and chemical growth enhancers (think Miracle-Gro), while “conventionally grown” means grown with chemical pesticides and chemical growth enhancers. It is an unfortunate situation that has arrisin out of our modern society. Only 50 years ago, everything was grown naturally and the idea of using chemicals on crops was unheard of.
In order to be labeled “organic” the product or produce must be certified by an officially recognized organization. Some of these include: