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...
Organic Farming and Ecosystems

Organic Farming and Ecosystems

Before the advent of farming, early man had a variegated diet – eating plants, animals, berries, seeds. Then humans discovered agriculture. But only certain plants and animals could be farmed, and so humans came to rely on an agricultural monoculture. Humans then set...
How to Start Living an Organic Lifestyle

How to Start Living an Organic Lifestyle

When most people hear the word organic, they usually think of food that is grown without the use of pesticides and fertilizers. But the term organic can apply to other things as well. In fact, it can be used to describe a whole lifestyle that is built around living in...
Saving Money While Eating Organic Food

Saving Money While Eating Organic Food

Eating organic food is more expensive than eating conventionally grown food: Consumer Reports held a study in 2015 and found that, on average, organic food was about 47 percent more expensive (although the range was huge). But that doesn’t mean going organic will...