24 Mar '14, 6pm

Why Organic Cotton? What You Need to Know

Why Organic Cotton? What You Need to Know

There is just something so cool about a family owned business. Plus I’ve always loved the idea of growing your own materials. Dreams of owning my own lavender farm have been in the back of my mind for years. Organic Cotton Plus is just that. No, not lavender farmers, but a family of organic cotton growers from Texas. This 5th generation company grows certified organic crops which are then made into fine fabrics and yarns. Did you know that conventionally grown cotton is grown with some of the most toxic chemicals around? Actually considered the world’s “dirtiest” crop, cotton farming covers 2.5% of the world’s land but uses 16% of the world’s insecticides. That’s more than any other major crop! Aldicarb, parathion, and methamidopho, three of the most acutely hazardous insecticides to human health as determined by the World Health Organization, rank in the top ten most comm...

Full article: http://feelgoodstyle.com/2014/03/24/organic-cotton-need-k...

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