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What Does It Mean to Run an Organic Farm

More and more people are making the switch to organic produce, meat, poultry and dairy because they are concerned about the heavy use of pesticides and other additives in industrial farming, or because they are committed to supporting sustainable farming practices.  In fact, many of these people, like Joshua Manocherian, have begun to grow their own food in their backyards as a way to be sure about the quality of their food. However, there are many other people who think that “organic” is just another way to justify charging higher prices for food.  Without getting into the debate about the…