The chemical fertilizers used in conventional farming causes ground water contamination, increases the risk of certain illnesses, and disrupt the ecosystem, whereas organic farming is beneficial both for the environment and our health. It also gives us better tasting produce.

Organic farming reduces the pesticides and chemicals in the environment, builds healthy soil, promotes water health, and increases biodiversity while aiding to nourish our bodies with clean food. Overall it is beneficial to the environment, ecosystem, climate and animal life. Click on the links below to know in detail about the benefits of adopting organic farming practices.

· http://organic.about.com/od/organicindustrybasics/tp/Environmental-Benefits-Of-Going-Organic.htm

· http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/06/organic-agriculture-benefits_n_998214.html

· http://www.fao.org/organicag/oa-faq/oa-faq6/en/

· http://www.beyondpesticides.org/programs/organic-agriculture/why-organic/environmental-benefits