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Difference between natural and organic

For products such as bread, state they are either natural or organic, what is the difference?
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Is there much of a difference between organic vs. regular olive oil?

I have this idea that if I buy high quality olive oil from non-industrial producers then it doesn't need an "organic" label because olives are pretty resistant and don't require that much pesticide. ...
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How can I make whole wheat bread and biscuits with out the bitter taste?

When I use the command recipe to make biscuits using an organic whole wheat flour it has that bitter brown wheat flavor. how can I change it, or what can I add tot he recipe to make it taste better, ...
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How to determine that a particular product is Organic?

So what is enough to find on a product (label or else) that makes it truly organic (regulated by USDA). Is "organic" itself means this and it is restricted to put this word on any product that is not ...
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Organic, Local, Price - Which Tradeoffs do you make for which foods? [closed]

Example: Milk - We buy local first (usually happens to be hormone free, but not certified organic), then national brand organic, then whatever is cheapest Meat - We usually buy local seafood at the ...
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What organic grains can I substitute for self-rising (Gold Medal) flour?

My nine (7) year old step-daughter is expecting to help me make Chicken and Dumpling today. I have the recipe for the stew, my question lies in the dumplings: I am aware that I can replace 1 1/2 cups ...
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Difference between Organic Bread and Fresh Bread

Please, what is the difference organic bread and fresh bread. People are getting me confused.
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Can I sprout grains/legumes/seeds I buy in bulk from whole foods?

I bought some lentils, groats, sunflower seeds, etc from whole foods (organic raw). Are they safe to sprout?
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Why won't my potatoes crisp?

I live in a country where there is no chemical engineering done on the plants, so everything is completly organic. But i noticed the biggest difference in the potatoes here vs. in America is that the ...
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How can one test if a vegetable is organic? [closed]

If I buy some vegetables and take them home, is there any way to determine if the vegetables contain dangerous levels of pesticides?
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Is there a standard and accesible “health” authority [closed]

We would like to start selling a European legume (similar to chick peas - but much healthier) in the United States. The packager wants approval from an "official" body before letting us write that it ...