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How Uncle Matt’s Organic Is Revolutionizing Florida’s Citrus Groves

Image credit: Uncle Matt's Organic<p>Related:<p>With its subtropical climate and rich pest population, Florida has been slow to embrace the organic …

Agriculture

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Why Organic Is the Right Choice for Parents

A poll out last week from the Organic Trade Association found a sharp decrease in parents who say price is a key factor limiting their organic …

EPA

Grow Your Own Spuds. Plant a Potato Barrel This Week.

Growing potatoes in a potato barrel, a 50-gallon trash can or a whiskey barrel makes sense. Soil is easily added, potatoes are quickly planted, …

Organic Bug Spray Recipe

Let’s talk about insects, shall we? About how much we hate them? And then, let’s talk about an organic bug spray recipe.<p>Some days I can take a sucker …

17 Tips For Starting Your Own Herb Garden

Whether it's on your balcony or in your tiny concrete backyard, it's easier than you think to develop a green thumb in a big city.

Organic agriculture attracts a new generation of farmers

By 9 a.m., Jack Motter had been planting peas for hours.<p>He pushed a two-wheeled contraption that deposited a seed every few inches along neat rows at Ellwood Canyon Farms, just outside Santa Barbara. As clouds gathered overhead, he picked up the pace to avoid losing days of work to the fall …

Santa Barbara

Grow cucumbers to add the cool factor to summer recipes

As much a flavour as a food, the versatile cucumber has a convert in gardener Mark Diacono<p>My father had a long list of things that elicited the same swift dismissal: “I like them but they don’t like me.”<p>It is consolation of a kind, therefore, that he died before a day dedicated to the most …

How To Grow Mint - Types of Mint - and a Mint Drink Recipe

<b>I’m a self-proclaimed mint addict.</b> At my herb farm in Old Fort, North Carolina I grow 13 different types of mint. They range from sweet to pungent. …

How to pinch out annuals

Our 90-second gardener Sarah Raven shares her tips on pinching out flowering annual plants<p>1. At this time of year, its good to pinch out almost all flowering annuals e. g zinnias, antirrhinums, cleomes, cosmos and sunflowers (the flowering plants with a tendency to shoot upwards, rather than out), …

16 Detoxing Cleanse Foods

Get a jump-start on losing extra pounds with these essential cleanse foods<p>As a nutritionist, I always suggest that my clients get a jump-start on weight loss and a new way of eating with a short "cleanse," to help eliminate cravings, wake up the digestive system, and prepare the body for a new …

12 Foods That Make You Eat Less

When you’re trying to lose weight, cutting back on the amount you eat is a given—but feeling hungry all the time is one of the major reasons why most …

Nutrition

Sugar is Killing Us. Here's Everything You Need to Know.

Sugar-related illnesses are skyrocketing (diabetes, heart disease, and dementia, among them). Yet Americans are shoveling in more sweet stuff than ever. We know it's bad. We just can't stop. Science shows it's not simply a matter of self-control: Sugar, it turns out, might be as addictive as hard …

Diabetes

The Best Breakfast for Weight Loss

Put these foods on your plate for all-day satiety<p><b>Question:</b> What are the best foods to eat in the morning for weight loss?<p><i>(from reader Dylan Maehrlein)</i><p><b>Answer:</b> One word: Protein. A slew of research shows that a high-protein breakfast, like eggs and bacon, trumps high-carb eats such as cereal.<p><b>Related:</b> …

GGFC Science | Global GMO Free Coalition

<b>The GGFC bases all of our work on reliable peer-reviewed science from the top global experts in the field of GMOs and their associated pesticides.</b><p><b>The</b> …

How to Use Apple Cider Vinegar for Healthier Skin and Hair

The skin and hair care industries are behemoths, making stacks upon stacks of money by promising healthier hair and brighter skin. They often use …

Clean Start

• <b>Author:</b> Terry Walters<p>Terry Walters' first book, CLEAN FOOD, caused a sensation and fueled a nationwide movement about nourishment and clean food that's been embraced all the way to the White House. Cooks, foodies, and anyone in search of a healthy and sustainable approach to eating and living well …

Seeds Of Death – Monsanto vs Humanity

The leaders of Big Agriculture–Monsanto, DuPont, Syngenta–are determined that world’s populations remain ignorant about the serious health and …

Monsanto Package Admits Seeds Treated with ‘poison,’ Advises Against Human Consumption

<b>Ethan A. Huff</b> <br>Natural News<br>March 25, 2014<p>Images are surfacing across the internet that illustrate the true dangers associated with genetically …

Retailers Aim to Limit Pesticides to Help Honeybees

Home Depot and other companies are working to eliminate or limit use of a type of pesticide suspected of helping cause dramatic declines in honeybee populations needed to pollinate key American crops, officials said Wednesday. The moves include requiring suppliers to label any plants treated with …

The 4 Rules of Cast-Iron Cooking

Harness the power of the ultimate piece of kitchen hardware<p>The more you cook, the more you realize that the best kitchen tools are often the simplest. One sharp chef’s knife is far more valuable than a 62-piece knife set. One big stainless-steel bowl will do more for you than the latest plastic …