Environmental Benefits of Organic Farming

Organic farming can be profitable and organic food appeals to consumers as both a healthy and ethical choice. Beyond money and ethics, though, organic farming practices result in numerous environmental benefits. 1 Organic Farming Discourages Environmental Exposure to Pesticides and Chemicals fstop123 / Getty Images The Organic Trade Association notes that if every farmer in the U.S. converted to…

The 6 Most Important Environmental Benefits Of Organic Farming

Here are the 6 most important environmental benefits of organic farming. 1. Organic farming maintains the quality of the soil. When a virgin field is tilled and then fertilized with synthetic fertilizers, it will lose between 50 and 65 percent of its nitrogen and soil carbon over fifty years. After that, increasing inputs of fertilizer —…

What is Organic Farming ?

The introduction of chemicals in farming got many delirious at the sight of what they could accomplish. Yields exploded. At the start, the soil was healthy. Any damage brought about by chemical fertilizers was hardly noticeable. Pests had not developed resistance to the chemicals. The technology spread across the world as it was considered the…

Vegetarian Food in Davao City

Perhaps one of the vegetarian’s most common challenges (here in Davao City, at least) is finding a place to eat out in. Since I first decided to become a vegetarian almost seven years ago, eating out has rarely been an option for me. When I do eat out, it’s usually Chowking for their plain fried…

Vegetarian Anyone? Try Kong Ai!

  For our vegetarian travelers, fret not when in Davao because we have Kong Ai Vegetarian Centrum! Try their various vegetarian delicacies and specialties. Their best sellers are their taiwanese tofu, vegetarian siopao, deep fried baby "eels" [made from mushrooms shaped in a way that it looks like baby eels] and "chicken" noodle soup [made…

Veganism: Where Do I Get Protein?

  So What Is Veganism? Veganism is the practice of eliminating the use of animal products & animal by-products. Ethical vegans reject the commodity status of animals and the use of animal products for any purpose. Another form, environmental veganism, rejects the use of animal products on the premise that the industrial practice is environmentally…