Understanding the Four Principles of Organic Farming

We’ve long heard about organic farming, but have we ever just stopped and thought about how it helps the planet in general? There are four principles to organic farming, each of them aims to help the environment and the people who abuse it. Principle of Health Organic farming is all about using natural and biological […]

How Organic Farming Can Be Energy Efficient

It’s that time of the year again. It’s the winter season. We’re again heavily relying on heating units to keep us warm through the holidays unless, of course, you live in a tropical country where the sun is always a friend. But in many parts of the world, people are going to bundle up under […]

The Roles of Soil Amendments in Organic Farming

How do you know that your soil needs amendment? Most importantly, how do you know what kind of amendments your soil needs? Adding organic matter to your soil is the best way to improve any kind of soil—sandy and clay-like. Soil amendments work in different ways, depending on the type of soil you have in […]

Organic Farming: Establishing Yourself Locally

Many business owners that are looking to venture into organic farming are naturally very hesitant at the idea of doing so because it can be a very competitive industry to get into. There is a lot of demand for organic products, there is no doubt about that, but the initial start-up cost for any certified […]

Organic Farming: How to Improve Sandy Soil

Similar to gardens and yards, some farmers are blessed with good soil and some are not. That should not stop you from pursuing your dreams of beginning your journey in organic farming. You can still grow organic and healthy produce as long as you know how to amend your soil. There are different types of […]

What’s the Best Way for Consumers to Support Organic Farming?

The Covid-19 pandemic caused many challenges across the organic farming industry, which was expecting a huge boost in 2020. But due to the coronavirus, this surge in revenues plummeted. Coupled with social distancing and quarantine measures, many farms watched as their crops rotted away since consumers stayed away from grocery stores and farmers’ market events […]