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October 24, 2016

Why your Sugar should be Non-GMO

Did you know October is Non-GMO Month? The Non-GMO Project believes everyonenon-gmo-product-certified has a right to knowwhat is in their food and deserves access to non-GMO choices.

This is where we come in. We are proud to have all our products Non-GMO Project Verified!

Youre probably wondering, but Sugar is Sugar. So why do I need to purchase Non-GMO? This is a common thought when it comes to sugar, so allow us to share some facts.

 
Organic Cane Sugar

  • Half of the sugar sold at your local grocery store comes from GMO Sugar Beets. Thats right, its not even from Sugar Cane.
  • 95% of US Sugar Beet Crops are genetically modified. They were created to survive toxic herbicides.

Good news? Our Organic Cane Sugar is exactly what it says it is. Our Sugar will always come from Organic and Non-GMO Sugar Cane. It will never be exposed to herbicides or pesticides and our farmers are committed to sustainable agriculture, so its good for the Earth too!

 

Want to get involved with the Non-GMO Project? Check out their site, Living Non-GMO for lots of great information and remember to look for the butterfly when grocery shopping!

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Wealso have some coupons available on our website to help get you started on your Non-GMO journey!

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