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My Favourite Experiment – Renée Claude Goulet – Making Butter

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The 4R Nutrients Solution

Better farming practices is a necessary step to improve the lives of people around the world. Food security and the opportunities that come with increased income can be a reality by supporting the over 1.5 billion smallholder farming families around the world. Increasing agricultural growth on the 500 million farms globally is considered one of…

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Nutrients in Bread

Have you ever considered the linkage between fertile soils and nutritious food? In fact, there’s a strong linkage between the nutrients in the foods we consume and the nutrients that are applied to farmer’s fields in order to grow crops. Crop yields, crop quality are a function of having adequate nutrients to build those yield…

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Is Our Food Becoming Less Nutritious?

Is our food becoming less nutritious? Many people claim that the nutrient content in our food has been decreasing over the decades. But is this really true, and should we be worried? A study published in 2004 looked at 43 different common garden crops, and how their nutritional value had changed between 1950 and 1999….

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How to Grow Foods with the Highest Nutrient Density & Best Taste

Alright! This is John Kohler with growingyourgreens.com. Today I have another exciting episode for you, and what I’m going to talk about today is something near and dear to my hear. We’re going to talk about brix testing. So, in a recent episode, I don’t know, a dozen episodes back or so now, I did…

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