As a young, first-generation farmer, my interest in agriculture is centered on a love for good food, a healthy lifestyle and a hearty ecosystem. To me, organic farming is the only way to address all three of those goals.
There are plenty of reasons that we should think of switching to an all-natural body soap, starting with all of the extraneous ingredients found in commercial brands that don’t do our body good!
Parabens, for example, are used to assist in the prevention of growing microbes in cosmetic products. They can be absorbed through the skin, blood and digestive system. According to the Environmental Working Groups’s Skin Deep database, parabens are linked to washing hands all natural soap Why use all natural soaps and our top picks!cancer, endocrine disruption, reproductive toxicity, immunotoxicity, neurotoxicity and skin irritation.
Regrowing Celery…I tried it, and it works! I shared a pic on the Facebook page and got a lot of questions, so I decided to do a quick post on it to share. Mine is already growing happily out in the raised bed, and I’m starting a couple more this week!
First of all, make sure to use Organic Celery. Celery is #2 on the Dirty Dozen List, which means it holds on to all of the nasty pesticides used in conventional farming. Organic is the only way to go with this veggie!