Nov. 5, 2021

24. How to buy organic fruit and vegetables

24. How to buy organic fruit and vegetables

We pay the doctor to make us better when we should really be paying the organic farmer to keep us healthy.
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Robyn O’Brien

In this episode, we share our experience transitioning to organic produce and provide tips to help you make the switch. You'll learn where we buy organic fruit and vegetables, why it's important, the exceptions we make, how we make it affordable and different options to consider, like the dirty dozen and clean fifteen.

Our fruit and veg box supplier:
http://www.organicconnection.co.nz/

Kaicycle - Wellington-based CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) project.
https://kaicycle.org.nz/csa

OMG - Auckland based CSA
https://www.fortheloveofbees.co.nz/omg

CSA project in the Wairarapa (North Island,NZ)
http://wairarapaecofarm.com/csa/

Clean fifteen fruit and veg list:
https://cdn.algaecal.com/wp-content/uploads/clean-15-2018.png

Dirty dozen fruit and veg list:
https://bit.ly/3CPMNAW

The benefits of organic farming
https://www.econation.co.nz/organic-food/