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7 Reasons to Buy Organic Products Organic Products… what are they?
Organic products grow, develop and are processed without the use of synthetic fertilizers, herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, antibiotics, or hormones.
Farmers, who produce products in accordance with the regulations for organic farming, are certified by an independent body. Only then can the products be featured as “certified organic.”
Seven main reasons to buy organic products whenever possible….
They protect children’s’ health.Children are exposed to four times more pesticides in food than adults and can be affected to a greater extent because of their higher metabolism and lower body mass.
They take care of your health. Many forbidden pesticides in our country, get to us from imported products.
Ensure the health of farmers. Studies have shown that conventional farmers have six times greater chance of suffering from cancer than other people, as they are exposed to chemicals transferred by air.
Keep the soil as it is. Tons of topsoil are lost each year due to erosion caused by conventional farming methods.
Protect the water. Pesticides are known to contaminate water, and therefore affect the reserves of drinking water. Also, they affect plants and animals that live on water areas.
Protect resources. Conventional cultures use a significant amount of oil-based herbicidal to kill weeds while organic crops using more laborious work, such as uprooting by hand.
Fight global warming. Based-oil Herbicides contribute to global warming.
Tip! Very good washing of conventionally grown products and removing the peel can help reduce chemical residues and maintain a sufficient level of nutrients!