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Organic or Not? Check the Label

Organic or Not? Check the Label

The USDA has established an organic certification program that requires all organic foods to meet strict government standards. These standards regulate how such foods are grown, handled and processed. Any farmer or food manufacturer who labels and sells a product as organic must…

August 28, 4
Top 10 Organic Food Buying Tips

Top 10 Organic Food Buying Tips

Whether you’re already a fan of organic foods or you just want to shop wisely and handle your food safely, consider these tips when buying organic food:

August 27, 6
Pesticide Kills Over 100 Billion Honey Bees…Who’s Responsible?

Pesticide Kills Over 100 Billion Honey Bees…Who’s Responsible?

New research from the Washington State University has confirmed that a microscopic pathogen and pesticides found in honeycombs are two major contributors to the bee disease known as colony collapse disorder, which have wiped out billions of bees throughout the world over the past three years. The pesticide made from Bayer CropScience (who works with Monsanto) has caused…

August 12, 9
Top 10 Green Eating Tips

Top 10 Green Eating Tips

Eating green is perhaps the most impactful single act we engage in. The products we buy all have very specific impacts — from where the cows graze before supplying your milk, to how near your home your bread is baked. Of course, it isn’t quite that simple; there are numerous factors throughout the entire life…

July 13, 5
Bottled Water Companies Refuse to Disclose Where Water Comes From

Bottled Water Companies Refuse to Disclose Where Water Comes From

Neither the public nor federal regulators have any idea what’s in most of the water from bottled water companies. Should you be drinking it? Bottled water makers make millions off people who believe their products are purer than tap water, but consumers do not realize…

July 09, 5
USDA Organic Labels Not to be Trusted

USDA Organic Labels Not to be Trusted

When is organic not organic? There is a huge uproar about the term organic, as in organic food. Lots of major food corporations want to cash in and have been cashing in. When the U.S. Government gets involved and allows crony capitalists to control and ruin everything that’s…

July 06, 12
How Many Corporations Control Our Food?

How Many Corporations Control Our Food?

An exciting new documentary called Food Inc. is about to inform the world how little we know about the food we eat. I think everyone will be shocked at how few corporations control our food supply and how they have dominated the industry. It’ll make you think twice about the food you eat and how […]

April 11, 3
Man Tries to Become ‘Certified Organic’

Man Tries to Become ‘Certified Organic’

A pediatrician has spent the last three years only eating organic food, whether he’s cooking at home, dining out or snacking on the road. Why three years, because that was the amount of time it took to have a breeding animal certified organic by the Department of Agriculture and he wondered whether a person could meet the [...]

December 03, 4
ALERT: ‘Organic’ Products Found with Cancer Causing Chemical!

ALERT: ‘Organic’ Products Found with Cancer Causing Chemical!

A cancer causing compound called 1,4-dioxane has been found in some of the most commonly used cosmetics. The study was conducted by the Organic Consumers Association. It sought to determine the levels in 100 different consumer products ranging from dish soaps to [...]

March 19, 8
Hemp Seeds: The Most Nutritionally Complete Food Source In The World!

Hemp Seeds: The Most Nutritionally Complete Food Source In The World!

Hemp Seeds, are the most nutritionally complete food source in the world! Hemp has been eaten for thousands of years in different parts of the world. It’s the seed that we eat, and it’s beneficial in terms of protein and essential fatty acids. There’s evidence that goes back thousands of years that it was being…

March 17, 58

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