Most Important to Buy Organic: Spinach
Why organic spinach? It’s easy as 1-2-3.
- Tastes good: Whether you’re partial to fresh salads, frosty smoothies or fabulous entrées, spinach goes beautifully with all kinds of ingredients — hot or cold — in dishes that make your taste buds happy.
- Good for you: Spinach is packed with vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that help keep your eyes healthy, your energy high, and may reduce your risk of certain chronic diseases.
- Healthier for you and the planet: Conventionally grown spinach is #6 on the Environmental Working Group’s "Shopper's Guide to Pesticides in Produce" — it’s the leafy green ranked highest for pesticide residues. Choosing organic spinach is an easy way to step away from pesticides.
Today’s Step: choose organic for your next spinach recipe.
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