Did you know that there are more than 40 SYNTHETIC ingredients that our government allows to be present in what becomes labeled “organic“?
It goes deeper than this, folks. In today’s world, the massive pile of regulations, codes, nutritional guides and food labeling in general have run amuck. “Natural” means nothing. “Cage-free?” Not really. “Organic” can mean little to nothing.
This not-so-accurate labeling practice is experiencing greater and greater awareness, and there is growing anger that the very parties that are supposed to protect us through food labeling allow so many loopholes. Can we say lobbying?!
Here are a few food label definitions from Georgia Organics.
How do you teach your kids to read food labels? Let us know in the comments section below.
Here’s a fun game that you can play with your kids: Food Label Game