Organic Food Veterans Debate The Movement's Growth

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Last year Americans spent about $43 billion on organic food. That’s close to 5 percent of total retail food sales in the U.S.

As its share of that market grows, different factions in the organic food movement are debating whether bigger is better. Jon Kalish reports.


Jon Kalish, New York City-based radio reporter. He tweets @kalishjon.

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