Vegetables

Pesticides – Boon or Bane?

Rachel Carson in her famous book Silent Spring had adeptly said, “How could intelligent beings seek to control a few unwanted species by a method that contaminated the entire environment and brought the threat of disease and death even to their own kind?” Agriculture dates back to ten thousand years. There has always been the…

Harvest

Main Principles of Organic Farming

Organic farming is very important because it produces naturally grown organic foods. Organic farming emphasizes soil fertility and maintains the soil naturally without using chemicals to help grow and protect crops. Now a day’s organic farming is increasingly becoming more popular because people want less pesticides and fertilizers on our food. Organic farming not only…

Children in a garden

Why Gardening is Great for Children?

Children are always on the lookout for something exciting to do, or to attempt an activity they’ve never had the chance to partake in previously but one has been on their doorstep all of their lives. Literally. Gardening is the kind of pastime regularly overlooked by children, and their parents, when actually it has proven…