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Agriculture Report

Grey County Crop Walk Today

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Crop Walk today as we learn organic food not that much better.


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There is Crop Walk in Grey County today.

It takes place from 10 AM till 1 PM at the farm of Keith Reid in the former Sydenham Township.

Travel north of Highway 26 on Irish Block Road to sideroad 27.

Turn left at the T intersection on sideroad 27 to the 1st farm on the left.

Peter Johnson -- a Cereal Crop Specialist -- will be on hand.

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Consumers who choose organic food are often willing to pay a premium, but it turns out added nutritional benefits may not be included in the hefty price tag.

A new analysis has found organic food has the same nutritional quality as crops grown under conventional methods.

Alan Dangour -- public-health nutritionist and senior lecturer in public-health nutrition at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine -- says +


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