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Organic Gardening and Its Benefits

Starting your garden is quite simple; all you need to get started are some seeds and plastic containers. You can also plant your seeds in a biodegradable pot that you can quickly grow anytime and anywhere, even at your home and office desk! You can easily recycle a repurposed container in plant holders and for decoration, supporting environmental sustainability and healthier living.

You can also use organic compost to boost nutrients in the soil, such as vegetable scraps, garden clippings, fruits leftovers such as banana leaves which are considered to contain high levels of carbohydrate that acts as a natural decomposer when added to the manure and compost. An organic compost reduces the amount of debris to landfills and later pollutes the environment.

Benefits of organic farming

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Many farmers are now switching to organic farming by maintaining a solid commitment to regulating healthy and environmentally friendly soil without abusing the land or the plate. Organic grounds not only provide during the present times but also for their families and the new generations to come.

This type of gardening also helps prevent loss of topsoil, water pollution, salinity, soil contamination, toxic runoff, soil poisoning, and death of numerous insects, birds, critters, and other dangerous living things for the soil.

This also eliminated the risks of pesticides, herbicides, fungicides that ruin the soil and the fruits or crops. Eventually, the fruits and vegetables plucked from the trees, vines, or bushes are fresh and more nutritious than those containing chemicals to stimulate their growth and improve the ripping and taste of the food substances. 

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Since organic farming eliminates the risks of chemicals and pesticides, consumers receive a health boost by taking less magnesium and nitrates. Additionally, it has been proven through many research results that organically produced food products produce and deliver more antioxidants that reduce the risks of cancer cells. 

Kampus Production/ Pexels | Organic farming is widely considered to be a far more sustainable alternative when it comes to food production

When you switch to growing an organic garden, you’ll spend less money on gardening supplies than before since you won’t have to buy expensive chemical fertilizers. Instead, you can use yard clipping to replenish nutrients and reproduce beneficial organisms in the soil.

You can also make your herbicide and pesticide spray using products directly from your pantry. Other than this, organic gardening also reduces the consumption of natural resources such as water. Since the solid is already rich in organic compounds and nutrition hence holds more moisture than non-organic manure.

The soil is also less vulnerable to wild plants, such as weeds that choke up the water concentration and reduce the rate of evaporation; hence gardeners only have to spray water once a day to keep their plants fresh. 

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