Organic farming is an agricultural cultivation technique that relies on natural ingredients without the use of synthetic chemicals.
In an age that continues to use chemicals for agriculture, organic farming is indispensable because by using organic methods farmers will obtain agricultural produce without chemicals such as pesticides, artificial fertilizers, additives, and genetically modified organisms.
By prioritizing the ecology and managing the agro-ecosystem. Organic farming has principles that are beneficial to our lives
1. The Principle of Health
Organic agriculture should sustain and enhance the health of soil, plant, animal and human as one and indivisible.
2. The Principle of Ecology
Organic agriculture should be based on living ecological systems and cycles, work with them, emulate them and help sustain them.
3. The Principle of Fairness
Organic agriculture should build on relationships that ensure fairness with regard to the common environment and life opportunities.
4. The Principle of Care
Organic agriculture should be managed in a precautionary and responsible manner to protect the health and well being of current and future generations and the environment.
So when will we switch to organic farming?