Tag Archives: BS Ranch and Farm

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 […]

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 […]

The 4 Principles of Organic Farming

To fully understand organic farming and production, you need to get to know the principles that guide it. Organic farming is more than just not using pesticides, chemicals, genetically modified organisms, antibiotics, and growth hormones. It is a holistic system that aims to maximize the productivity and the diversity of the agro-ecosystem, including the people […]

Understanding Organic Farming and Organic Production

The key to understanding organic farming and organic production is getting to know the processes and the principles that guide them. Contrary to popular belief, organic farming is more than just not using pesticides and other chemicals to grow your crops. Organic farming and production is a “holistic system” that aims to maximize the functions […]

The Environmental Benefits of Organic Food Production

For many doubters and naysayers, organic food production has yet to prove its mettle of being more beneficial to the environment than conventional food producers. When we say conventional, this means using commercial-grade fertilizers on crops and vegetation to produce food. This means using conventional machineries to grow food. The reason why there is such […]

Where does the Water go?

From time to time we have people asking us about “water management” on our property. We also get a handful of people accusing us online of polluting the groundwater and/or discharging surface water. Neither of these concerns is true! Read more to find out why. Please review the following information which explains why our location […]

By scientific definition, organic matter means “Of, relating to, or derived from living matter.” It comes from living but decaying materials such as plants, microorganisms, worms, and many other things. One of the most common sources of organic matter is household waste, which must go through a pre-treatment process that will prepare it for the […]