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According to a study conducted at the University of Barcelona, organic tomatoes contain higher levels of phenolic compounds than conventional tomatoes. Organic tomato juice and ketchup contain higher polyphenol content than juice and ketchup made from conventionally grown tomatoes. "Organic farming doesn't use nitrogenous fertilizers; as a result, plants respond by activating their own defense mechanisms, increasing
Rather oldies but goodies … Ron Paul stands up for raw milk in New Hampshire Vindicated Seismologist Says Japan Still Underestimates Threat to Reactors History: Hawaiian coral reef conservation Moving water from flood to drought Rick Perry under fire for HPV vaccine Food Cravings Chart Arsenic found in organic brown rice syrup (infant formula, cereal […] Related posts: In the News: 2008 August In the News: 2008 Decem
We’ve all heard about GMOs — Genetically Modified Foods — and while some of us may feel an aversion to the idea of GMO foods, definitive information about whether they’re actually bad for you (or good, or neutral) would be helpful. After all, most of us are not chemistry majors, nor are we in a […] Related posts: Heartburn and Genetically Modified Foods I ate conventional food and I feel … Heirloom Organics Non-GMO S
For many people, organic milk is the best — raw, organic, chilled, and perhaps straight off the farm. But what happens if, for whatever reason, it’s not available, either from the farm or from your local market? Do you stop drinking milk altogether? If not, what are your choices — is there a next best […] Related posts: Pasteurizing Milk Destroys Essential Nutrients What is homogenization? On our impending loss of Or
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High Brix Defines Farm-fresh, non-GMO and Organic Food Last Fall I drove an hour each way for 50 lbs. of farm-fresh, non-GMO produce — squash and carrots. I was on the trail of Winter storage vegetables with a high brix count. Farmer Timothy, along with a very extended family, run a farmer’s market business on […] Related posts: Why Eat Organic Food? What is organic soil? Blood Sugar and Healthy Eating