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  • The Colossal Hoax of Organic Food

    Is the Organic food industry a scam? [shareaholic app=”share_buttons” id=”23872133″][/shareaholic] The Colossal Hoax Of Organic Agriculture By Henry I. Miller and Drew L. Kershen Consumers of organic foods are getting both more and less than they bargained for. On both counts, it’s not good. Many people who pay the huge premium—often more than a hundred […]

  • Do you have an office walking club?

    Do you have an office walking club? [shareaholic app=”share_buttons” id=”23872133″][/shareaholic] Walking away from the office. Does sitting in your office fill you with boredom? Do you feel tired and emotionally drained by the end of the day? Studies have found that by getting just 20 minutes of light exercise 5 times a week, you can […]

  • 12 Pesticides used in Organic Farming

    12 Toxic Pesticides used in Organic Farming [shareaholic app=”share_buttons” id=”23872133″][/shareaholic] Reasons to avoid organic food. It is commonly believed that organic farmers do not use pesticides and that organic food is therefore safer to consume than conventionally farmed fruit and vegetables. In a UK poll, 95% of the consumers bought organic food because they wanted to […]

  • Confirmed: Organic a waste of cash

    Is organic food better for you? [shareaholic app=”share_buttons” id=”23872133″][/shareaholic] Are organic businesses lying to us? BY ALYSSA FIORENTINO AND RHEANNA O’NEIL BELLOMO To buy organic or not to buy organic? That is the question. Will your organic kale be healthier, more tasty, and pesticide-free? Apparently, the answer is a resounding NO. And, according to a a new report by […]

  • Bananas will not be extinct in 10 years

    Bananas will not be extinct in 10 years. [shareaholic app=”share_buttons” id=”23872133″][/shareaholic] Will your children be able to try bananas? Once again, the ecological doomsday bell has been set to tolling, this time by folks fearful of the imminent demise of our favourite fruit, the banana. In January 2003, a report in New Scientist suggested bananas […]

  • Fruit eaters lower risk of breast cancer

    Fruit may lower the risk of breast cancer. [shareaholic app=”share_buttons” id=”23872133″] Why eating fruit is so important in the office. A study reports that high fruit consumption during adolescence may be associated with lower breast cancer risk, while another study finds that increasing alcohol intake in later life is associated with an increased risk of breast cancer. […]

  • Fruit makes you beautiful

    Eating fruit and vegetables makes you more attractive. [shareaholic app=”share_buttons” id=”23872133″] New study suggests fruits are for the good looking!   Yet another reason to get your five-a-day: a new study has found that women who eat more fresh produce have a healthier and more attractive glow than those who eat less. If you’ve been […]

  • Pedal Power for down town

    Eco-friendly office fruit delivery [shareaholic app=”share_buttons” id=”23872133″] Cargo trike to shift fruit and snacks. We’ve started using electric cargo trikes to shift fruit and snacks to our down town customers. They trikes are already used by another company for takeout food delivery, so we just had to get in on the eco-friendly transport option. Have […]