ORGANIC - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ORGANIC News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Sprouts beating Whole Foods in food-price battle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317783-79/foods-sprouts-percent-bloomberg.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317783-79/foods-sprouts-percent-bloomberg.html.csp">Sprouts beating Whole Foods in food-price battle</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Leslie Patton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T12:30:01.829-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 12:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • Sprouts Farmers Market Inc., one of Whole Foods Market Inc.’s fastest-growing competitors, is undercutting the prices of its larger rival by about 13 percent, according to analysis by Bloomberg Industries. A basket of 148 brand-name items, including Kashi cereal, Talenti gelato and Applegate deli turkey, is $691.92 at Sprouts and $780.64 at Whole Foods, according to a study led by Jennifer Bartashus, a Bloomberg Industries analyst in Skillman, New Jersey. The difference stems largely f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317783@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:30:01 MDT Letter: Buy organic produce, not the poison stuff http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58250691-82/produce-organic-everyone-poisoned.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58250691-82/produce-organic-everyone-poisoned.html.csp">Letter: Buy organic produce, not the poison stuff</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T17:11:02.138-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 05:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Start buying organic, for your health, the environment, and the love of everyone around you. (Especially make sure your berries and leafy greens are organic.) Our minds have been perverted so that now “conventional produce” means produce that has been poisoned with inorganic chemicals. Presently, and since the latter half of the 20th century, the kind of produce that everyone since the dawn of humanity has eaten is labeled as something special, extravagant, and demanding: organic, meaning it is ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58250691@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:11:02 MDT