December 2014

Record Growth of Organic Food Consumption in the US & India

December 30, 2014

U.S. Organic Food Consumptionon the Rise Organic food continues to rise in popularity in the United States. In fact, the organic foods market exceeded $35 billion last year, a 12-percent increase from the previous year. According to an article published in The Epoch Times last month, it looks as if 2014 is going to see...

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What do Organic Labels Mean

December 24, 2014

How to Decipher the Labels onOrganic Foods Everyone knows that diet and exercise are the keys to a healthy life. Still, many people assume that low-calorie foods are the way to go. While those may help you lose weight, the healthiest foods are those with high nutritional values. For this reason, most packaged foods contain...

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How to Avoid GMO-Packaged Foods When You Shop

December 16, 2014

10 GMO-Packed Foods to AvoidWhen You Shop One of the most difficult challenges shoppers face these days is keeping genetically modified organisms (GMOs) out of their baskets. Many food products contain them, and according to the Non-GMO Project, a nonprofit organization that is doing its utmost to make the public aware of the dangers of...

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Why You Should Choose Season Organic Food

December 9, 2014

4 Reasons You Should Choose SeasonalOrganic Food One of the most important reasons for eating seasonal organic food is that it is going to cost you less. The moment food is in season, you can be guaranteed that it is in abundance, it is fresh, and it will be cheaper. In addition, food that is...

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How to Afford Organic Food on a Budget

December 3, 2014

5 Ways to Eat Organic Food on a Budget We all want to choose the organic food route. After all, we are aware of how nourishing, nutritious and wholesome organic food is and that it does not harm the environment. But the current economic climate isn’t making organic choices any easier. Still, eating cheaper foods...

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