Category Archives: GM

Genetic Modification of Food

Rasam – That which Aids Digestion

This easy to prepare tangy rasam tastes great!! It can be served with steamed rice or had as a soup. This will serve as a good appetizer. Ingredients: Ripe tomatoes – 2 Green chill – 2 Lemon juice – 1 … Continue reading

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Snack on a Handful of Almonds!

Almonds are a waistline-friendly snack, known to boost heart health, and come loaded with other health benefits. They are a source of key essential nutrients such as vitamin E antioxidants, dietary fibre, riboflavin, phosphorus, magnesium, copper, protein, manganese and calcium. … Continue reading

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Awareness about Organic Farming to Generation Next.

School children lead the way in organic farming, http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/schoolchildren-lead-the-way-in-organic-farming/article8469052.ece

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Health Benefits of Virgin Coconut Oil

What is Virgin Coconut Oil? The pure and colourless liquid, extracted after boiling milk of mature coconuts for a couple of hours, which looks like water is the Virgin Coconut Oil! Just a spoonful of it daily can keep the … Continue reading

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India’s Organic Rice Revolution Proves GMOs Are Unnecessary

India’s Organic Rice Revolution Proves GMOs Are Unnecessary Farmers in India’s poorest region are recording record rice yields by growing organically, debunking once and for all the myth that GMOs are necessary to feed the world’s growing population. Read More,http://www.trueactivist.com/indias-organic-rice-revolution-proves-gmos-are-unnecessary/?utm_source=Facebook&utm_medium=AM&utm_content=indias+organic+rice+ … Continue reading

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Organic Farming by School children

School children lead the way in organic farming http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/schoolchildren-lead-the-way-in-organic-farming/article8469052.ece    

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Harmful Effects of White Sugar

Why is Sugar bitter for our body? Sugar, a carbohydrate occurring naturally in food (like fruits, veggies, rice and wheat) is a source of energy. But, when added, it is “dead food.” It suppresses the immune system (reduces capacity to … Continue reading

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How genetic engineering works and why it is not an extension of natural breeding

The discovery in the mid-1970s that scientists could transfer genes from the DNA of one species into that of another was heralded as a major scientific breakthrough. Plants, animals and other organisms could now become equipped with genes they could … Continue reading

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