EarthBound Farm Organic
Posted on Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 12:25 pm
EarthBound Farm Organic wants you to “take an organic step forward” with them. EarthBound Farm started 25 years ago with founders Drew and Myra Goodman. The want to make a healthy difference in the way America eats. All of their foods are organic. They make several varieties of packaged salad. They also sell fresh vegetables including asparagus, avocados, celery, celery hearts, cucumbers, tomatoes, broccoli, broccolette, cauliflower, garlic, onions, bell peppers, several kinds of potatoes, beets, carrots, winter squash, zucchini, and a wide variety of leafy greens. EarthBound Farm also sells frozen berries, fresh fruit, dried fruit, fresh and packaged herbs, frozen vegetables, and healthy snacks. You cannot purchase Earth Bound Farms products from their website, so the price might vary depending on which store you buy it from.
Foods that are organic were grown without the use of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge, or ionizing radiation. Organic foods are GMO free. According to LiveStrong, “You would be hard pressed to find a vegetable that is not a healthy food”. Vegetables are a natural source of the vitamins that your body needs to stay healthy. Dark green vegetables, like bell peppers, broccoli, and leafy greens are a great source of fiber, which helps with digestion. They also have calcium, which helps build strong bones, folate, which helps break down amino acids, and beta-carotene, which acts as an antioxidant. EarthBound Farm has its headquarters in San Juan Bautista, California. Visit the EarthBound Farm website to sign up and take an organic step forward with them. They have plenty of advice on how to do that.