Does organic food have additives?
Similarly, does organic food use preservatives?
Organic foods do not have preservatives. Local growers purchase them, so they tend to be fresher. They also don't have chemicals and artificial flavors. Organic farmers do not use pesticides.
Similarly, is organic food really better for you? Organic foods may have higher nutritional value than conventional food, according to some research. The reason: In the absence of pesticides and fertilizers, plants boost their production of the phytochemicals (vitamins and antioxidants) that strengthen their resistance to bugs and weeds.
Similarly one may ask, is organic food really chemical free?
Most people think of organic as the “chemical-free” alternative, and while organic farmers avoid toxic herbicides and pesticides at all costs, that assumption isn't entirely true. Yes: organic certification restricts the use of many chemical pesticides and fertilizers.
What does organic food contain?
"Organic meat, poultry, eggs and dairy products come from animals that are given no antibiotics or growth hormones. Organic food is produced without using most conventional pesticides, fertilizers made with synthetic ingredients or sewage sludge, bioengineering or ionizing radiation."