Archive | February, 2022

Soil Fertility in Organic Farming

What makes an organic farming method successful? How can an organic farm yield the right number of crops even without using commercial fertilizers and additives? That’s because of the fertility of the soil. Fertile and nutrient-packed soil will grow plants, vegetation, fruits, and crops to a healthy level. They won’t need the use of synthetic […]

A Guide to Organic Farming Labels and Their Meanings

The organic farming industry is one of the most popular industries today. This is mostly attributed to the fact that consumers nowadays are becoming more concerned about what they choose to put into their bodies. The organics industry shows no signs of letting up anytime soon, and there are more products now more than ever […]

What to Know Before Getting Started In Organic Farming

Organic farming is no joke. Unlike conventional farming, you have to keep your soil and any amendments you will make on it as “virgin” as possible. This means there should be nothing commercial, chemical, or synthetic about the nutrients contained in your soil. And even before we get into measuring the nutritional component of the […]

A Guide to Organic Farming Certification

There is very little knowledge on the consumer side about how organic farming works for those who work in the industry. Because of this, a lot of people get discouraged by the amount of work that has to be done if they make the decision to switch to organic methods of farming.  Even the certification […]

How Organic Farming Helps Benefit Farmers

Organic farming is profitable and appealing to farmers and consumers. There are both ethical and health reasons as to why organic farming should be adopted by farmers. Not only that. There’s a range of environmental benefits that organic farming techniques bring.  Reduced Exposure to Pesticides and Chemicals Farmers who practice conventional farming methods are exposed […]

The Motivations Behind the Organic Farming Industry

Our population has skyrocketed in the past decades. This puts into focus the way we produce and consume food. Conventional farming methods with its chemical-based fertilizers and substances have lost their appeal. The returns are unsustainable. The environment will continue to deteriorate if people don’t get a grip on how they produce food. That birthed […]

How Does Organic Farming Handle Weeds?

In the farming industry, one of the most annoying things that you’re going to have to deal with is the overgrowth of crops. Whether you’re in organic farming or conventional farming, weeds will always be a common problem to deal with. However, if you’re in the organics industry, you may find that getting rid of […]