Some of Cordillera's organically
grown rice varieties are farmed in the world-famous 2,000-year-old rice terraces of Batad, Bangaan, and Nagacadan in Banaue; the Mayoyao rice terraces in Ifugao; the Hapag Rice Terraces in Hungduan; and the Kiangan Rice Terraces in Kiangan,
Few studies have looked at organically
grown food's effect on human health.
On the basis of the research carried out under well-controlled conditions, the scientists cannot conclude that organically
grown onions, carrots and potatoes generally have more health-promoting secondary metabolites, in comparison with their conventionally cultivated counterparts.
10] CFU per gram, with the highest count recorded for organically
Laboratory tests found the non-organic calabrese had a significantly higher level of antioxidants than the organically
grown samples, while non-organic potatoes contained more vitamin C than the organic crop.
As we continue to monitor the supply of grains in the market, acquiring these land use rights for the next 42 years, along with our 20 year exclusive farming rights to over 550,000 mu of farmland in the Shanxi Province, will help ensure an adequate supply of organically
grown grains for our current and future growth plans.
In recent years, nutritionists have been recommended the lower inclusion levels of organically
complexed minerals compared to organic forms in animal diets.
During the review, a total of 162 relevant studies were compared for nutrient content of organically
and conventionally produced foodstuffs.
Currently, there are an estimated 90 million people in the United States that purchase and use organically
certified products and the number is increasing every year.
Grown Grapes USDA NOP Certified Winemaker: Settimo Pizzolato The Pizzolato family has been farming organically
on their vineyards since 1985.
Hay is a fine mulch, but you should get it from an organically
certified source, then there will be no pesticides or herbicides used on it.
The deal will also include other varietal trials on behalf of the industry to find apples that can be grown organically
on a commercial scale.