Endosulfan and Kasaragod Tragedy

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Once upon a time in the villages of Kasargod, Kerala India, things went crazy, children were born with deformities, many animals died, snakes disappeared, bees never returned ………… the wrath of ENDOSULFAN had begun. Before we get into the details of this tragedy, let’s begin knowing the villain..  ...
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Is conventional farming needed anymore?

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Any need of conventional farming in the 21st century? It refers to the traditional chemical farming systems which include the usage of synthetic fertilizers, insecticides, pesticides, herbicides, genetically modified organisms, concentrated animal feeding operations. This system had been in intense practice since the 1960s in order to boost yields...
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How to minimise pesticide exposure in food

 

Select food that has the least pesticide exposure

It is inevitable to ingest food items today that are not peppered with dangerous doses of Pesticides. They induce adverse health effects including cancer, effects on reproduction, immune or nervous systems. While we fight for organic pesticide use and reimagine a world without such dangerous chemical, it is prudent to select food items with least pesticide exposure in food. Here is the list of food sources that have the least pesticide use, relatively speaking.

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Food items with maximum pesticide residue

Here are EWG’s  (Environmental Working Group) dirty dozen culprits:

1. Apples  2. Strawberries 3. Nectarines 4. Peaches 5. Celery 6. Grapes 7. Cherries 8. Spinach 9. Tomatoes 10. Sweet bell Peppers 11. Cherry tomatoes 12. Cucumbers

 

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  Select food that has the least pesticide exposure It is inevitable to ingest food items today that are not peppered with dangerous doses of Pesticides. They induce adverse health effects including cancer, effects on reproduction, immune or nervous systems. While we fight for organic pesticide use and reimagine a world...
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Eight Popular Myths of Organic Farming

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There are many myths floating around Organic Farming system. This system is going to be predominant agriculture system in few decades as it is an effective system that balances conventional wisdom and modern methods of farming without harmful chemicals. Here’s a rundown of the top myths of organic farming: Myth 1 – Organic farming cannot feed the world: Organic...
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