Why Go Green?

Matei, Monica
May 2004
Skipping Stones;May-Aug2004, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p17
Gardens should be alive, not just with plants, but with all kinds of insect, bird and animal life. To the author, the notion of a sterile garden is frightening. To raise pest-free crops and still enjoy the wildlife in the garden, a truce must be called. A few years ago, the author went completely organic after deciding that chemicals were not for the health of her garden or herself. The author thinks science and nature could work more harmoniously by not introducing unnatural chemicals into food, earth and water.


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