Posts in Agriculture
Healthy Lunch Box

As a parent, it’s your responsibility to provide your children with a lunch box full of foods that will give them the energy needed to get through their school day. What are the risks involved with premade “ready” meals, and what types of food should you be feeding your child? 

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The Best Dairy Alternatives

From allergies and sensitivities to personal preferences, there are many reasons to start consuming plant-based alternatives. Here’s the best dairy alternatives, packed with a range of nutritional benefits.

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August's Product of the Month

SmartyPants Prenatal Vitamins is our POM for August. Read more about SmartyPants Vitamin’s high standards in quality and our findings on this product!

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How Environmental Toxins Affect Child Development

Environmental toxins are present in our everyday lives and affect not only our animals and agriculture, but the health of our children as well. What are the risks associated on the neurological development of children?

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Introducing Meat and Seafood to Toddlers

Here is a guide for parents introducing meat and seafood into their children's diet. What types of animal-based proteins are best suited for children, and what are the risks involved?

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Seafood Survival Guide

Fish has a reputation for being an excellent source of clean protein that’s packed with health benefits. However, there is a growing concern about the fishing industry’s rising levels of toxins. What types of toxins can be found in fish, and what types of fish are safest to eat?

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July's Product of the Month

Rigoni di Asiago’s Mielbio Honey is our POM for July. Read more about Rigoni di Asiago’s high standards in quality and our findings on this product!

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Organic vs. Conventional: What's the Difference?

The debate between buying organic food over conventional food is nothing new for the consumer food market, but there are a lot of factors the majority of people often do not initially consider. Which farming practices produces the most influence on our health, environment, and the economy?

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Are Supplements Slowly Poisoning You?

Supplements are marketed to supply our bodies with all the nutrients we lack, but with little regard for the problem of contamination. Read more about the unregulated industry and our recent findings on some supplements you might have in your cabinet!

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How Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals Harm Your Health

Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals can interfere with the functions of hormones in our bodies, and cause serious health effects... especially in developing children. Here’s more information on the dangers of EDCs and how to protect the endocrine system.

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The Effects of Arsenic in the Food System

Keeping our children safe is every parent's #1 priority. Toxins found in food have serious health repercussions, especially in young children. Read for more information on the effects of the toxin arsenic, and what we can do to avoid it!

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The Growing Decline of Bee Population Due to Pesticides

What are the direct and indirect effects of pesticides on our pollinating species? Find out ways we can contribute to saving the bee population here.

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A Guide to Understanding the Labels on Egg Cartons

Read more for the ultimate guide to understanding the labels you see on egg cartons - giving you the ability to navigate through the misleading words on labels, and confidently choose what eggs you want to bring home

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April's Product of the Month

Filippo Berio's Extra Virgin Olive Oil is our POM for April. Read more about Filippo Berio’s high standards in quality, and our findings on this product!

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