06 Sep '11, 6pm

Organic Month: Why buying organic still matters : Hippyshopper

Organic Month: Why buying organic still matters : Hippyshopper

The Government's Climate Change act has committed Britain to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions to an 80% reduction by 2050, with the aim of a 34% cut by 2030. While buying organic was a massive trend in the late 90s, the movement has in more recent years been pushed aside for other green ways of living such as growing your own and buying locally. But organic is not gone and forgotten and September is Organic Month . To hit the governments targets we must all make fundamental changes to the way we farm, process, distribute prepare and eat our food over the next twenty years says the Soil Association. We all have to think about how we can encourage climate-friendly food production that is less dependent on oil-based fertilisers and pesticides Organic farmers adhere to a strict set of standards that define what they can and can't do, and that really takes wildlife and envir...

Full article: http://www.hippyshopper.com/2011/09/organic_month_w.html

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