Lifestyle

What’s in Your Food?

What’s in Your Food?

The levels of agricultural and chemical residues that are allowed in foods are considered safe and must represent the lowest level possible, complying with best industry practices. The use of pesticides can dramatically increase crop production and ensure a higher quality of produce. However,…

What Does Organic Mean?

What Does Organic Mean?

When you see food, cosmetics, and cleaning products labeled as organic, it is referring not only to the product itself but how the produce or ingredients were grown and processed. In a nutshell, organic produce and other ingredients are grown without the use of…

Growing your own organic food

Growing your own organic food

If you’re fed up of spending money on packaged food that doesn’t even come from California, then why not consider producing your own food in your garden? Many of us want to eat more healthily and help the environment at the same time but…

Organic foods that replace unhealthy snacks

Organic foods that replace unhealthy snacks

Below, you’ll find 49 easy healthy snack ideas to satisfy any craving. Some are sweet and nutty, others are salty and crunchy, and still others are fresh and veggie-forward. They’ll give you the fuel you need to take on any day, whether you’re heading…

Farming Challenges & Advantages

Farming Challenges & Advantages

The definition of farm to table means the food on the table came directly, for the most part, from a specific farm, without going through a store, market, or distributor along the way. It was a concept Scott Kelly wanted his restaurant. “We were…

Health and Wholefood Trends 2017

Health and Wholefood Trends 2017

AUSTIN, Texas (Dec. 6, 2016) – Today, Whole Foods Market’s global buyers and experts announced the trends to watch in 2017. Wellness tonics, products from byproducts and purple foods are just a few top predictions according to the trend-spotters, who share more than 100…