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Which to Choose? Hydroponic or Organic

Local produce grown in soil using conventional means will generally beat out organic hydroponic produce when measured for mineral content.      This is why it’s important to seek out local produce at farmer’s markets that is grown in dirt, not hydroponically.    Buying at farmers’ markets is a great way to seek out quality produce as you can […]

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What Is Organic?

What Is Organic? The Organic Trade Association defines organic agriculture as a means of growing produce with minimal impact on the land. The vegetables, therefore, are free of residues associated with synthetic pesticide and fertilizer use. These methods may impact the quality and nutrient content of organic produce by reducing the negative environmental effects of […]

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Crispy Kale Chips

Not a fan of kale?  These crispy chips may just win you over!   For a healthier choice than potato chips or pretzels….try these great kale chips.  You can also get creative with the spices if you’d like to add something more than just sea salt.  Let me know if you try a particular spice that […]

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