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Everything we’ve always wanted to say about organic eating, and then some!

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....

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Healthy Food Trends in 2018

Healthy Food Trends in 2018

How is your New Year coming along so far? Have you decided to eat more healthfully this year? If so, you may be interested in learning about the healthy food trends that may be coming to a health food and/or grocery store near you soon. Take a look below. Medicinal...

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6 Reasons Why We Eat Organic Food

6 Reasons Why We Eat Organic Food

We love to eat organic food and we have several reasons for doing so (in addition to main reason that it’s pretty much chemical-free). Take a look below for the six reasons why we eat organic food. We get to support local farms and shop owners. We love to know where...

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