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Changes in Organic Grocery

 Changes in Organic Grocery The changes in organic grocery include increased sales, continued growth, expansion of farmland, new products, and better government funding. Unfortunately, the biggest impact is the governments funding because of its powers within the farm industry. They have power to increase or decrease funding to many facets within the farm industry which has a direct correlation to prices for consumers.  Organic food is helping parents provide healthier snack options for their children and is continuing to be a growing trend along with investments by stores in organic products (Siegner). Organic grocery sales rose over 50% from 2008 (20.39 billion) - 2018 (47.86 billion) with steady growth each year (Gundala et al). Definitely a great sign for the industry. Does this mean sales will reach over 80 billion by 2028? In 2021 Organic food sales reached 57.5 billion. The data suggests the same type of increasing growth since 2018. When will this continuous organic food growth