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  • Fair Trade Summit

    Back in June, Harvest Market’s Communications Coordinator, Holly Tyson, had the opportunity to attend a Fair Trade Summit hosted by Equal Exchange at Wheaton College, just twenty minutes down the road from the Equal Exchange headquarters in West Bridgewater, Massachusetts. This 3rd annual gathering of citizen-consumers re-enforced the commitment we make at Harvest Market every…

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  • Organic is Non-GMO and More

    Thanks to our friends at Gorilly Goods for putting together this helpful information about Organic and GMOs. GMO’s are Genetically Modified Organisms. That means that the living organism (ex. a plant) has been artifically manipulated in a lab using genetic engineering. Why? Some believe that by genetically engineering crops, it can increase production yield in growing…

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  • MadeGood Granola Bars and Squares

    Are you always looking for a healthy treat for your children and yourself? Look no further. MadeGood has a variety of healthy treat and snack choices to meet your family’s discerning taste, like Granola Minis, Granola Bars, Crispy Squares. All MadeGood ingredients are selected to make tasty, healthy treats; starting with natural ingredients, from dried…

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  • A Trip to Tierra Farm

    On July 9, 2018, we took a trip to one of our best and most relied upon vendors, Tierra Farm, and enjoyed a tour of their property. Located in the Hudson Valley of New York, Tierra Farm occupies a rather small footprint facility that outputs a substantial amount of product for its size. Their business…

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  • New Honest Tea Flavors

    Quench your thirst and illuminate your taste buds with three new flavors from Honest Tea! Thanks to their new slimmer bottle design, we can now fit a few more varieties on the shelf, such as these three glowing options: Organic Golden Turmeric Pineapple Herbal Tea Taste Profile: Brewed ginger, turmeric, and lemongrass with pineapple juice…

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  • Good from the Ground Up

    For over 10,000 years humans have depended on soil. Today, soil depends on us. Due to agricultural processes including higher volume tillage and the use of pesticides and fertilizers—the health of our soil is decreasing at an alarming rate, and without healthy soil, we face more pollution and less cultivation. Healthy soil is crucial for…

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  • 5 Reasons to Eat Organic

    Excerpted from Organic Valley There are far more than five reasons why you should eat organic. But these are Organic Valley’s top five reasons why eating organic benefits you. 1. Because leaving out the bad stuff makes more room for the good stuff. Research shows that organic foods are higher in antioxidants and other nutrients,…

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  • What Does Organic Really Mean?

  • Why Organic Matters

    Standing in the produce section of your local grocery store, you have a choice. It seems like a small one: Which carton of strawberries to purchase, the conventional or the organic? But, in that moment, you’re making a choice that can have a big impact. As research increasingly supports the benefits of choosing organic, surveys…

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