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Tip #3 For Earth Day – Stop Using Pesticides & Chemical Fertilizers On Your Yard

Published on April 18, 2012 By admin

  Here are just a few shocking statistics about chemical fertilizers, herbicides & pesticides.  According to the U.S. National Wildlife Federation, the average suburban lawn receives 10 times as much chemical pesticide per acre, per year, as farmland.  Also, where pesticides are used, 60-90% of earthworms are killed, earthworms are extremely important for maintaining soil […]

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Are Organic Foods More Nutritious & More Expensive? What The USDA & Rutgers Say

Published on July 25, 2011 By admin

  Are organic foods more nutritious & more expensive? What the USDA & Rutgers say about farmers market & chemical additives. Organic fruit and organic vegetables are grown under the watchful eye of the USDA organic program. But what makes organic fruit different, and are organic vegetables safer or healthier to eat? What makes organic […]

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