organic

Is the “organic” hype really true?

The conversations I hear about the topic of “organic foods” have been many. They often go something like this: “I can’t taste the difference between organic and commercial foods, so I just buy the regular kind” “Organic is so expensive… I just buy conventional foods. I can’t afford to buy organic for my whole family”

Is the “organic” hype really true? 2018-02-15T15:52:50+00:00

Strange Fruit? Researcher says pesticides may increase Parkinson’s risk

Researchers in Honolulu have found a correlation between high fruit and fruit drink consumption and risk of Parkinson's disease. Findings of their study are being presented at this year’s American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting. The study is a longitudinal design, in which risk factor data was collected before onset of Parkinson's among more than [...]

Strange Fruit? Researcher says pesticides may increase Parkinson’s risk 2015-09-09T13:51:16+00:00

Choose Organic! Chemical-free foods have more anticancer protection

Fruits and veggies grown organically show significantly higher levels of cancer-fighting antioxidants than conventionally grown foods, according to a new study of corn, strawberries and marionberries, a type of blackberry. The findings appear in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. The research suggests that pesticides and herbicides actually thwart the production of phenolics - [...]

Choose Organic! Chemical-free foods have more anticancer protection 2015-09-09T13:51:16+00:00

The Peanut Mill

191 Welland Ave St.Catharines

Phone: 905 685 8848