Thursday, October 11, 2007

Honolulu Behind in Organics

"Honolulu is slightly below the average U.S. city when it comes to eating organic food, according to a survey by New York-based Scarborough Research.

The survey found that 16 percent of Honolulu adults used organic food products in their household during the last month, just below the national average of 17 percent.

San Francisco and Seattle were top-ranking cities in organic food consumption, while Des Moines, Iowa, rounded out the bottom.

But the organic consumer pie in Honolulu is expected to grow as Whole Foods Market moves into the state over the next three years."

Read the article