Debate over dirt could change the future of organics

Take away the dirt from an organic farming operation and is it possible for the fruits and veggies grown there still be considered organic? That is exactly the question raised in a recent article and facing the organic farming industry, as hydroponically grown foods, a water-based model of cultivation, want to be sold under the […]

To eat organic or not to eat organic — that is the question

It’s been an ongoing debate: Is organic food actually more nutritious than its traditionally grown counterpart? A few recently published studies may hold the answer as scientists have discovered evidence that organic production can boost key nutrients in foods and are part of a growing body of evidence documenting how farming methods can influence the […]