If you want the simple truth, your food choices make a difference to the health of the planet and all its inhabitants. Take our Gyro-Style Lamb with Cucumber-Yogurt Sauce over Quinoa opens in a new tab recipe, for example. Here’s how you can save so much more than money by shopping for the ingredients at our stores.Whole Foods Market® Lamb
Our standards opens in a new tab require that the lamb we offer comes from sheep that are vegetarian fed with no added hormones and no antibiotics, ever. Our leg of lamb usually costs only about $1.00 more per pound than lamb not subject to standards that help keep drugs out of the food system and provide for a more natural way of life for the animals. Not baaaad, eh?Organic GarlicWhen you choose organic fresh garlic for this recipe it will cost you only pennies more than if you chose conventional. That little difference supports organic farming opens in a new tab, which increases the land’s productivity, helps protect our water resources and limits toxic and long-lasting chemicals in our environment.