Costa Rica Food

A Foodie in Costa Rica

Just like most part of Central America, the food in Costa Rica is based on rice, fried plantains, black beans, tortillas and coffee which,...

Students from The U.C.R. Combat Malnutrition on World Stage

What began as an assignment for a course at The University of Costa Rica this past month could be converted into a product that...

Italian Proposal Would Jail Vegan Parents Who Force Diet on Children

 The bill came to be after four cases of hospitalized children who were found to be severely malnourished after being kept on the diet...
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...
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