Content tagged with organic

 Kristen Taylor

Organic Food IS Healthier, Finds an Extensive Meta Study

We’re often led to believe that organic food and organic farming benefit everyone, from the farmer to retailers and the consumers, as it is fresh and free of man-made chemicals. The promise of a better life with organic food has often been contested because of its reliance on this warm, fuzzy feeling of a better tomorrow but without tangible numbers to it. Read on

Bethel Organic

The Organic Quest in India

I first came to Hyderabad in 2009, as a researcher in the Indo-German cooperation project “Sustainable Hyderabad”. My task was to find out about organic food marketing in Hyderabad and Secunderabad. At that time, there was not so much organic food available in the city – apart from one organic shop, one or two supermarkets and a few NGOs and farmer groups. Read on

Shopping in Good Conscience

The team behind myGREENkart has scoured the land to make shopping for ethically-made, non-toxic products ridiculously simple, offering a range of organic, sustainable goods via their online portal Read on

 Steve Bridger

Genetically Modified Crops

Genetically modified crops (GM crops) are crops which have had their DNA altered in a way that does not occur naturally. Individual genes which promote durability or nutritional value are transferred from one organism to another to create biologically robust plants. Read on