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Simi Summer, Ph.D., is an independent researcher and freelance writer. She is a strong proponent of organic consumer education and informed consumer choices.

United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization Promotes Syrian/Italian Small-Scale Farmer Exchange

Thanks to Slow Food and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Syrian small-scale women farmers have been offered a unique...

Reach For the Stars!

With ongoing computer problems, the editor let me know that the planet mercury had been moving backwards. Great, I thought. So what next? After...

My Organic Getaway

Everything seemed to be going wrong and the only out seemed to be to book a small cabin in a somewhat remote part of...

Study: Poor Diet Correlated With Higher Cancer Incidence

A U.S. study linking diet and cancer risk found that an estimated 80,110 new cancer cases among adults 20 and older were attributed to...

Artisan Organic Italian Food

I acquired a taste for good Italian food at a young age. Living next door to a three generation Italian family introduced us to...

Organic and Sustainable: Are They One and The Same?

In the quest to source safe, pure foods and supplements, "organic" and "sustainable" seem to be interchangeable terms. After all, isn't sustainable agriculture ''certified...

Natural & Organic Products Europe April 2019

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Pomegranate Heaven

Pomegranates! Considered a rare and luxury fruit, pomegranates are known to organic foodies as an essential component for good health! The first fruits were...

Tea For Two

Tea is a celebrated beverage which has been enjoyed throughout the ages. The story of the origin of tea is credited to a legend...

The Gift of Kindness

What would it take to make the world a little bit kinder? To make the world's citizens fill their hearts with love and compassion? Many...