Organic Larder

25 Flips | 1 Magazine | @Hermanbjlh | The Organic Larder brand was established in 2005 in the UAE. Organic Larder sells certified Organic and Biodynamic food and beverages in the UAE. Our products are grown and raised by farmers who never use pesticides, GMOs, growth hormones or antibiotics.Choosing our Organic Larder branded products guarantees your meat, eggs and dairy comes  from animals that are given free range, organic feed, treated humanely and  are nutrient dense. Eating organically grown foods is the only way to avoid the cocktail of chemical poisons present in commercially grown food. More than 600 active chemicals are registered for agricultural use in America, to the tune of billions of pounds annually. The average application equates to about 16 pounds of chemical pesticides per person every year. Many of these chemicals were approved by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) before extensive diet testing.

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Healthy Eating

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Antiinflammatory

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Weight Watchers

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Washington State

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