Archive | July, 2017

The Important Components of Waste Management For Composting

The solid waste management of municipal waste has initially four components: recycling, composting, disposal, and waste-to-energy via incineration. However, further studies revealed that there is no single approach that can be truly effective in the proper disposal of waste. That is why the Environmental Protection Agency and the United States federal government came up with […]

Composting For Biosolids And How To Use Them

The use of composting for biosolids has been a controversial issue for years. experts advocate that it is safe to use for agriculture and even home gardening while others disagree and say that biosolids contain harmful toxins that should never be used to grow edibles. By definition, biosolids is an organic material made out of […]

Is Organic Production Sufficient For Food Supply?

The way to understand the basic policies and the ethical considerations for organic production is to determine its values. There are three basic values under which organic farming falls under—sufficient, healthy, and sustainable. To better focus on the importance of organic food production for societies, we need to take a look further into whether it […]

Is Organic Farming The Future Of Humanity?

Last month, Britain’s Prince Charles spoke at the 70t anniversary of the Soil Association in London and talked about how the future of humanity now depends on organic farming. Although there are still debates on the importance of organic farming or at least, how important it is in today’s society, we cannot deny the fact […]

5 Basic Methods of Organic Farming

People are now falling easily to chronic diseases primarily because of the amount of pesticides and fertilizers they unknowingly take through the food that they consume. Of course, no one would ever want to consciously consume these chemicals, but that can’t be helped since organic farming methods allow the use of a number of chemicals, […]

The Key Features of Organic Farming

When you pass by a farm or want to buy directly from a farm, how would you know that one is organic and the other is a conventional farm? Are there any tell-tale signs that would glaringly point out to you that a particular farm is organic and not? The basic feature of an organic […]