Buying In-Season & Local Produce

Maybe it’s just me but I recall a time when I didn’t think twice about reaching for that shiny avocado at any time of year, tempting me with its rich green hue and the unspoken promise of its silky, luxurious texture. However, since there has been a shift towards supporting local growers and producers, particularlyContinue reading “Buying In-Season & Local Produce”

Amazon Rainforest Deforestation and the Beef Industry

A Brief Introduction 60% of the Amazon rainforest lies within Brazil – at least it used to. This figure was once accurate, before the deforestation of the Amazon began to rise at an alarming rate, largely due to the growing interest in cattle ranching. Europe, North America, Central America, China and Russia are the biggestContinue reading “Amazon Rainforest Deforestation and the Beef Industry”