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7 Certified Organic Skin Care Tips

Organic skin care is becoming big business. When you are choosing skin care, personal care and cosmetic products, you should become a label detective. This is the only way to ensure you purchase honest and truly natural and organic skin care products. 1: Learn To Read Product Labels Be aware of the Rule Of Thirds: […]

So What’s the Deal with Organic Pet Food?

As you know, dog food is available in a wide variety of colours, sizes, flavors, and shapes. The real distinction is obviously the ingredients contained in the products. You may be surprised to know that the ingredient list on dog food labels reads very much like human junk food. Some ingredients are even difficult to […]

Organic Food for a Longer Life

Organic Food is not, contrary to popular belief a new fangled idea. It is merely the way that we all used to eat food some years ago. After WW2 there was a rush to increase food production with government incentives being offered. the result was an enormous increase in the use of artificial Nitrates and […]

Is Organic the Way Forward?

There is a growing public perception that companies are ignoring health and environmental concerns in their quest to maximise profit and in doing so they ignore other equally important issues such as environmental concerns and local communities. Businesses such as GuideMeGreen.com and the co-op offer a real alternative for people concerned with these issues and […]

Are Organic Foods Healthier?

There are many contaminants that assault us on a daily basis. These toxins are in the air we breathe, the water we drink and the foods we eat, to name just a few. Eating organic food greatly reduces the toxins we consume in our food. Organic food is becoming more popular as people are becoming […]

What a “Muscle-Head” Bodybuilder Says About Organic Food

Last week I was talking about nutrition with one of my workout buddies and when I mentioned grass fed beef and “organic food” he asked, “Do you mean like what you get at Whole Foods Market?” I said, “Yes, exactly… that’s a natural food and organic supermarket.” He said, “Yeah well, that place costs so […]

Aloe

The Aloe Plant The Aloe plant is commonly found in South Africa, Madagascar, the Arabian peninsula, and South Africa’s Cape Province. It is a genus that contains over 400 succulent plants. Most Aloes have fleshy, large, and usually thick leaves. The leaves are usually spiny and pointed at the ends. The flowers form into a […]

Can Organic Food Reduce Obesity?

The advantages of organic food are well documented in that you can avoid eating all the nasty pesticides and other chemicals found in conventional food. Not only that, organic food tastes much better with a full flavor too! What is not so commonly known is that organic food can actually help relieve obesity as part […]

Herbs – Rue

Rue, considered an unsafe herb by todays standards, is a plant that reaches a height of three feet. It has yellow flowers about one-half inch wide with toothed petals that bloom from June to August. Its blue-green leaves about three to five inches long, submit a pungent odor caused from glands that contain a volatile […]

Protecting Your Lawn the Organic Way

Many lawn owners like to use chemical pesticides and herbicides to control the pest and weed growth in their lawn. However, these chemicals are harmful to the environment if they are not used in the proper way. They may also kill insects that are actually helpful to the lawn. Runoff from these chemicals may find […]

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