A Junk Food Giant May Own Your Favorite Organic Food Brand {Infographic}

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In the last decade, the organic food market has nearly quadrupled.

And big food is catching on to the importance of organic food to their bottom line.

Check out this infographic from TakePart to find out what big food company might own your fave organic food.

Inside the Business of Organics: Big Companies That Own Your Organic Brands

What do we do if we don’t want to support big food, but want organic food?

It’s great news that organic food is more readily available. But, I don’t want to support Coca-Cola, Campbell Soup, Kellogg or some of these other ginormous conglomerates that, among other things, oppose GMO labeling.

Beyond avoiding the products above, here are a few other ways we can buy organic and avoid these big food companies:

  • Support your local farmer’s market.
  • Sign up for Community Supported Agriculture (CSA), a popular way for consumers to buy local, seasonal food directly from a farmer. Click here to find one near you.
  • Find a food delivery service that deals in local/organic foods. Just google it.
  • Avoid processed foods and drinks!
  • Grow your own. But be sure to use heirloom seeds or a seed exchange. Many retail seeds and plants may contain GMOs or pesticides.

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Green Diva Lynn

Lynn Hasselberger is The Green Divas Managing Editor and Associate Producer of the GD Radio Show. She lives in Chicagoland with her son, husband and two cats. She loves sunrises, running, yoga, chocolate, and NYR, and has a voracious appetite for comedy. In her spare time, she blogs at myEARTH360.com and LynnHasselberger.com. A treehugger and social media addict, you'll most likely find Lynn on twitter (@LynnHasselbrgr & @myEARTH360) and facebook. She hopes to make the world a better place, have more fun, re-develop her math skills and overcome her fear of public speaking.

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