Organic commercial pear (left) vs. local spray-free pears (right and center)
An organic pear is an organic pear, right? Not quite. As the organic label has been allowing the use of an increasing number of synthetics (natural substances that are so concentrated that they act as poisons, affecting the ecology and the soil) and antibiotics on fruits.
That's why we read beyond labels and make a point of fully understanding farmers' practices.
Our goal: no-spray fruits and vegetables! - Our compromise: certified organic...