This article, entitled "Clearing Up Confusion About Choices at the Supermarket," is presented by the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance.
Consumers want to understand more about the food they’re buying and the impact on their health. Supermarket shopping can seem confusing these days, as consumers try to decipher the food terms on many of the items they buy. But knowing some of the key food terms and what they mean can help shoppers navigate the store aisles and make informed decisions about their food purchases.
The U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance wants to help consumers learn more about their food choices, where their food comes from and how it impacts their health.
In the video below, Farmer and Mom Katie Pratt of the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance outlines the key food-related terms and explain what they actually mean. She also offers advice about what you should look for when food shopping, and how the way food is grown can impact your health.