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Organically grown produce has a clear nutritional advantage according to a new study.

Organically grown produce has a clear nutritional advantage according to a new study. The idea behind our current farming methods is that it yields more and gives us food for the masses or does it?   Is it the quality of the food or the quantity of the food that is important? In the USA, we clearly eat too much, and we eat many of the wrong things which is why there is such a problem with obesity in our country.  If you have ever visited Europe, it is quite likely that the food you ate may have been more flavorful, Read More »

A new study suggests organic crops are healthier for you overall with fewer pesticides than commercially farmed crops

A new study suggests organic crops are healthier for you overall with fewer pesticides than commercially farmed crops More of us are looking to eat healthy, with better food. Organic crops is a growing category in most supermarkets and has given rise to chains such as whole foods. Is this a marketing gimmick or do organically grown fruits and vegetables actually feed us better. A recent review that was featured in the NY Times reveals that organic vegetables are richer in anti oxidants than many of the foods that are farmed by commercial American farms. In Europe, many foods are Read More »