organic farming

Health Benefits of Eating Seafood – Is Seafood Safe?

Health Benefits of Eating Seafood – Is Seafood Safe?

Fish is one of the main sources of protein around the world. It’s also the number one choice of people when they go out to eat. But people often wonder is seafood safe? Is it as good for you as you thought it was? This article will talk about health benefits and health issues of seafood.

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Aquaponics & Sustainable Agriculture to Stop World Hunger

Aquaponics & Sustainable Agriculture to Stop World Hunger

There are millions of people around the world who don’t have enough food to support themselves or their family. World hunger is one of the biggest concerns of the human race as it progresses into the future. The global population will continue to rise and there will be a need to grow more food to feed the growing population. It is not only hunger that concerns us, but it’s also malnutrition or lack of proper nutrition that also becomes a concern. People in third world countries are often underfed or do not receive enough nutrition through the food that they eat. In developed countries, however, obesity often becomes a problem. Both under eating and over eating is a problem that affects health, and can be regarded as malnutrition.

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Aquaculture and Fish Farming Impacts On Environment

Aquaculture and Fish Farming Impacts On Environment

fish_blue_water_971914_hAquaculture is similar to many other sectors of sustainable agriculture. It uses natural resources and organic methods of farming, and interacts with the environment. However, there are many controversies arising from the environmentalists, because of the growing concerns of negative impacts on the globe. Many fish farmers are being accused of utilizing unfair means to increase productivity, using wild fish to feed the farm fish, and also using GMOs, to increase growth.

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Organic Fish Farming – Sustainability Meeting Protein Demand

Organic Fish Farming – Sustainability Meeting Protein Demand


Fish is a healthy high-protein food that is also rich in Omega-3 fatty acids. Fish oil is highly recommended by doctors and dietitians for lowering high blood pressure and the risk of getting strokes and heart diseases. Buying seafood from the supermarket can be expensive and does not guarantee that the fish are grown in organic methods. Most of the fish you find in the super markets or grocery stores were either imported, bought from a commercial farm or were fished from the ocean, depleting the ocean fish stocks and creating ecological imbalance in the nature. The cheaper and the more sustainable alternative would be to grow your own fish either in your backyard fish pond, fish tanks, or aquariums.

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Natural Organic Farming & Food for Children

Natural Organic Farming & Food for Children


All food that we eat is organic. It comes from some sort of living thing, either plants or animals, but when we say organic food or organic farming, we mean to say food produced without the use of synthetic fertilizers, growth hormones, GMO or genetically modified organisms, antibiotics or chemical pesticides. The Organic farming system is a holistic system that increases healthy food production from livestock or plants, keeping the agro-ecosystem and biodiversity intact. The environment is also left undisturbed, including the micro-organism living in the soil, livestock, and human beings. The main objective of organic farming is to practice agriculture in harmony with nature.

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