In this photo taken Oct. 16, 2009, a man cuts down a tree in the Monarch butterfly reserve near Ocampo, Mexico. After decades of trying to stop logging in Mexico's Monarch butterfly reserve, biologists and park workers are having to cut down thousands of fir trees themselves, to combat an unprecedented infestation of bark beetles they say may have been unleashed by climate change. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Illegal Deforestation in Mexico to Plant Avocado Trees

Due to the avocado's growing popularity in The United States and around the world as a healthy superfood, Mexican farmers have found that it's...

Research proves ginger to be 10,000x stronger than chemo

A new study published in PLoS reveals that ginger contains a pungent compound, known as 6-shogaol which could be up to 10,000 times more effective than...

New Laws Prompt Italian Supermarkets to Donate Unsold Food

Italy joins a group of countries that encourage supermarkets to give unsold food away to the needy after the Italian Government backed a series...

Family agriculture generates most of the food in the region

Family agriculture generate most of the food in the region, especially food that is intended for domestic markets, but poverty affects almost half of...

10 Appetizing Avocado Based Recipes

Avocados are like nature's butter in that this spreadable delicacy seems to improve everything, however unlike most types of butter avocados are extremely healthy....

Hummus Among Other Dips Less Healthy Than We Think

For years hummus and other dips like it have been marketed as a light snack with health benefits. However, recent studies have surfaced revealing...

Award Winning – Pura Vida Eco Lodge – Drake Bay Getaway Resort

It isn't easy being green. It means taking an ethical approach to conserving, protecting, and enjoying the environment to the fullest extent, while striving to minimize...

Visiting the Nicoya Peninsula? Here are some ideas

We have come up with the perfect plan for your trip to the Nicoya Peninsula. In these three companies you will find transportation, adventure...

The Mamon Verde Fruit May Help People with High Blood Pressure

If you suffer from high blood pressure, adding the Mamon Verde or Criollo fruit to your diet can help to control this chronic illness....

Ministry of Health releases seal of approval for healthy food

The Ministry of Health sent out a Seal of Approval for Fortified Nourishment to encourage good practice in the food industry and create confidence...
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