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Paris, Soil and Climate – its time for business to step up

Over the next eight weeks the world’s focus will be on Paris and every country’s commitment to mitigating climate change. Against this backdrop the French government has just proposed a “4% Initiative”, that governments increase their soil’s organic carbon level by 4% each year. In this article we will look at why this cornerstone organic...

Nutritional Supplements – have we forgotten to eat complete food?

Almost everyday we hear from friends and family about the latest supplements they are taking. Whether it be vitamin & mineral, energy enhancing, low carbohydrate, liver detoxifying or high protein supplements, there is now marketing hype to prod you to follow the crowd. On top of the advertising is a plethora of advice given to...

Better circulation means less nitrates

Better circulation means less nitrates Sewerage, manures and nitrogen fertilisers lead to excessive levels of nitrates in our water supplies. Deficiencies in trace elements also stimulates excessive nitrate levels in our vegetables and fruit leading to a common bitter flavour. In children this can result in “Blue Baby syndrome”. Blood circulation is a serious problem...

Prosper or Perish – our urgent need for a sovereign wealth fund

The crisis has hit & there is no rabbit in the hat. No one can escape the current crisis that is facing the federal government. Everyone has put their hand out for a slice of the budget. The National Disability Insurance Scheme, Schools, Health and Universities all want additional funding. This is in addition to...