The Organic Center has released their list of the top 12 reasons to go organic

1. Organic delivers meaningful health results

2. Reduces your exposure to harmful synthetic pesticides

3. Boosts the nutritional quality of your food

4. Helps you to steer clear of unknown genetically engineered food risks

5. Decreases your Intake of unnecessary hormones and antibiotics

6. Gives farm animals a healthy measure of respect

7. Preserves local crop varieties for future generations

8. Improves water quality and the safety of drinking water

9. Promotes biodiversity and beauty in rural landscapes

10. Maintains healthy soil

11. Organic food delivers more intense flavours

12. Creates healthier working environments for farmworkers and rural neighbors