Loffredo Fresh Produce stocks a wide spectrum of certified organic greens, fruits, vegetables and dairy and has the ability to order numerous other items from organic farms according to customer needs. These foods are grown and processed without the use of synthetic fertilizers and chemicals. Strict policies and procedures are followed in order to be certified organic.
According to Earthbound Farm, an organic supplier for Loffredo Fresh Produce, “Certified organic” refers to produce grown on farms that have been inspected by an independent, third-party certifier. The certifier ensures that a certified organic farm complies with the strict National Organic Program standards set by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
To earn certification, organic farms must:
Annual certification inspections enforce the USDA’s strict guidelines, so consumers have the security of knowing exactly what goes into their certified organic food.
For more detailed information about Organic farming practice, visit Earthbound Farm’s website: www.ebfarm.com