Misconceptions About Organic Foods

Misconceptions About Organic Foods

There are many reasons to go organic – for the health benefits, for the environment. But in general people don’t know a lot about organic foods, and as a result, they have certain misconceptions about them. Here are a few of those misconceptions. They believe organic...
How to Decipher Food Labels

How to Decipher Food Labels

Walking down the supermarket aisles can be a confusing experience. You are confronted with all kinds of different labels that can be hard to decipher. You may see labels like organic, or all natural, or local. What do they mean? Here is some explanation that should...
How We Alter Foods

How We Alter Foods

Mankind has been experimenting with the food we grow almost as long as we have had agriculture. The ancient Mayan civilization, for example, grew hybrid corn. And now, with advances in technology, we are able to make changes to the genetic makeup of the plant itself....
Eating Healthy While Stretching Your Budget

Eating Healthy While Stretching Your Budget

If you are on a budget, how can you eat healthy while at the same time holding your costs down? One way to hold expenses down is to make your diet more plant based and organic. This way you not only lower your costs but make your food go farther and maintain a...