Posted on Sep 07, 2009 | Comments 0
Going organic is not just the fashionable thing to do but also the healthiest way to grow your veggies. Using organic is a big deal for people who are concerned about eating natural fruit and vegetables.
The word organic in food refers to the foods that are natural and have not been chemically treated. There are a lot of advantages to using organic seeds rather than genetically modified ones.
The obvious benefit of using organic seeds is that organic seeds preserve your garden better. Organic seeds do not emit harmful chemicals into the soil the way chemically treated seeds do.
This means that the soil in your garden stays natural and healthier. With the proper care, the fruits and vegetables you get out from using organic seeds will not have any hints of chemicals in them and are genetic modification free.
Fruits and vegetables you get from using organic seeds might not look as good as those you get from using chemically treated seeds but they taste way better.
The taste of natural fruits and veggies is superior to that of their counterpart because the natural flavor is not disturbed by the presence of chemicals. Besides chemicals found in the inorganically grown fruits can be harmful to the consumer.
Organic garden seeds in addition give you genetically correct vegetation weighed against sowing genetically modified seeds. Genetically modified seeds will affect the outcome of your fruits and vegetables and the plants will not grow in proper way to give quality produce.
The other advantage of using organic seeds instead of genetically modified ones is that you don’t get any diseases from the natural produce. Genetically modified foods have health consequences that can affect the consumer as time goes by.
Although using organic seeds may be expensive than chemically treated seeds they are much kinder on the environment. You also spend more time tending to your plants because organic seeds produce plants that do not grow as fast as the genetically modified but the time you spend can be worth it if you are concerned with preserving the earth.
There is also the great satisfaction that you get from nurturing a plant on your own without the help of any harmful chemicals. There is nothing better than enjoy the fruits of your own two hands and know-how. But when you use genetically modified seeds you never know which part was the chemicals and which was your labor.
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