Category: Land, Food Water & Us

  • Farmers Markets: The Impact of Buying Local

    Farmers Markets: The Impact of Buying Local

    Local food has countless benefits. It is not a secret that a lot of families prefer getting food from local markets, rather than from big agricultural holdings. There is convincing evidence for the benefits of consuming organic and locally grown products. Among the positive effects there is a positive impact on the economy and a […]

  • Gardening: Go Organic!

    Gardening: Go Organic!

    Gardening can be a fun and rewarding hobby. It can beautify one’s home as well as be a healthy and calming activity. Certain common gardening practices, however, can be harmful to the environment. Here are a few. Problem #1: Over Fertilizing We usually think of fertilizers as good: they help plants grow more. Nitrogen, a […]