Better Than Organic Blog http://www.500foods.com/ en Better Than Organic Blog http://www.500foods.com/betterthanorganicblog <article data-history-node-id="43" role="article" about="/betterthanorganicblog" class="node node--id-43 node--type-blog node--view-mode-teaser"> <div class="node__container"> <header class="node__header--has-meta node__header"><h2 class="node__title"><a href="/betterthanorganicblog" class="node__title-link" rel="bookmark"><span class="field field-name-title field-formatter-string field-type-string field-label-hidden">Better Than Organic Blog</span> </a></h2><div class="node__meta node__meta--has-author-picture"><div class="field field-user--user-picture field-formatter-image field-name-user-picture field-type-image field-label-hidden has-single"><figure class="field-type-image__figure image-count-1"><div class="field-type-image__item"> <a href="/index.php/user/13"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/thumbnail/public/pictures/2018-07/Andrew_Contact_TN_0.png?itok=LaHeZ6yq" width="100" height="100" alt="Profile picture for user Andrew Simard" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-thumbnail" /> </a></div> </figure></div> <div class="node__submitted"> <span class="node__author"><span class="field field-name-uid field-formatter-author field-type-entity-reference field-label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/user/13" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Andrew Simard</span></span> </span> <span class="node__pubdate"><span class="field field-name-created field-formatter-timestamp field-type-created field-label-hidden">2018-Jul-23 (Mon) 11:46:26</span> </span> </div></div></header> <div class="node__content"><div class="field field-node--field-image field-formatter-responsive-image field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden has-single"><figure class="field-type-image__figure image-count-1"><div class="field-type-image__item"> <a href="/betterthanorganicblog"> <img srcset="/sites/default/files/styles/max_325x325/public/blog/2018-07/shutterstock_110421917_600x400_0.png?itok=9U3sBasw 325w, /sites/default/files/styles/max_650x650/public/blog/2018-07/shutterstock_110421917_600x400_0.png?itok=NFxe-ipb 600w" sizes="(min-width: 1290px) 1290px, 100vw" src="/sites/default/files/styles/max_325x325/public/blog/2018-07/shutterstock_110421917_600x400_0.png?itok=9U3sBasw" alt="Fresh Produce" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </a> </div> </figure></div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field-node--body field-formatter-text-summary-or-trimmed field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden has-single"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item"><p>Welcome to the Better Than Organic Blog, hosted by 500 Foods.  This is a blog focused on growing fresh produce using methods that might not fit the current criteria for "organic" but that are still useful nonetheless.  For example, there are many viable hydroponic greenhouses.  Aeroponic farms are not new.  And our specific interest, container growing, is becoming more popular by the day.  But none of these fit the traditional definition of "organic" for the simple reason that they don't use soil as part of their growing systems.</p></div></div> </div> <div class="node__links"><ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><span class="node-readmore__link-wrapper"><a href="/betterthanorganicblog" rel="tag" title="Better Than Organic Blog" class="node-readmore__link" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Better Than Organic Blog</span></a></span></li><li class="comment-forbidden"><span class="comment-forbidden__link-wrapper"><a href="/login?destination=/betterthanorganicblog%23comment-form">Log in</a> or <a href="/user/register?destination=/betterthanorganicblog%23comment-form">register</a> to post comments</span></li></ul></div></div></div> </article> Mon, 23 Jul 2018 18:46:26 +0000 Andrew Simard 43 at http://www.500foods.com