Category: Eco Friendly Food

Sustainable Seafood List Ethically Safe Fish to Eat How to Be an Ethical Fish Consumer

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With our sustainable seafood list, there are safe fish to eat and some that are not so safe or good. When it comes down to eating fish, some choices are more ethical and safer than others when it comes to being an ethical fish consumer. To choose fish that is sustainably caught – that is, …

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Pesticides in Food The Dirty Dozen Foods List Plus++ & Safest Food to Buy 2012

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Pesticides in food, the dirty dozen foods list ++ and the safest food to buy 2012 that have the least amount of pesticides in them comes on the heels of the Environmental Working Group’s annual “Dirty Dozen” report for 2012 which was just released. The EWG has named the fruits and vegetables that rank the …

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Sustainable Foods Best Tips for Making Sustainable Food Choices

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For foods to be considered sustainable foods, it must meet certain standards to be a sustainable food. These foods are those whose production can be assured over a long term, or sustained, in other words. If a food is grown or produced in a manner that is destructive to the environment or human and animal …

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Grocery Shopping How To Save Money On Grocery Bill

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How is your grocery shopping and grocery bill month to month? Do you end up spending more than you wanted every month? If you are at all like me, a working wife and mother, grocery shopping and meal time can be a stressful and time consuming endeavor. And, if getting the meal on the table …

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Cutting Down on Food Miles Tips to Help You Cut Down on Food Miles

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Have you ever thought about the fuel it takes to get food to the grocery store? Produce from large farms is harvested using gas-powered machinery. It is then transported – often hundreds or even thousands of miles – by airplane or truck to your local store. It is estimated that produce on average travels 1500 …

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How to Grow Your own Food For Increased Security, Health, Financial and Happiness Benefits

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Learning how to grow your own food is becoming more essential for financial and climate reasons. First of all, consider the price of food that keeps on increasing it seems with each passing day. Next we have the climate change condition, which dumps heavy rainfalls producing floods, and other upcoming disasters like droughts and other …

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Girl Scout Cookies Newest Addition Savannah Smiles Makes us Smile ;)

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Girl Scout Cookies season begins with a bang as they introduce the newest member of the collection, Savannah Smiles, which sounds like a real taste bud pleaser. The tasters int he testing all concur that these nibbles are just fine, but they are no Samoas, Tagalongs or my all time favorite and probably yours, Thin …

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Aquaculture Fish Farming With Aquaponics

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Aquaculture fish farming is growing in popularity these days with the advances in aquaponics. There are new developments and technologies that are advancing this approach to agriculture and fish farms as it has grown substantially since 2006. In layman terms, it is a sustainable food production system that aims to combine with traditional aquaculture, which …

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