Food from your backyard

December 10, 2014 0 Comments

Nina C George: Dec 10, 2014

There are a lot of people in the City who have been passionately growing and consuming organic food. Even a small patch of space is being used to grow vegetables.

Organically-grown food and food products appear to be the latest fad among those who are used to a fast, consumerist lifestyle. What matters is not just how fresh vegetables are, but also where they come from and what kind of nutrients and pesticides they have absorbed. Consumption of organically-grown food is a healthy and an environmentally sustainable option, says Beena MS, who grew up watching her mother grow vegetables in their backyard.