Recently, I’ve noticed that there is a resurgence of tips, ideas, and recipes for making your own personal care products. This is an idea that I’ve fantasized about now and then, although if truth be known, the closest I’ve come to living the dream is whipping up a batch of uber-healthy (and tasty) hair conditioner from common kitchen ingredients.
Although the project was a success, I didn’t pursue it any further. Why? The main reason is that there were already
Pleasance Herbs has branched out from the medicinal and culinary herb business to launch a range of certified organic vegetable seeds, including carrots, peas, beetroot, melons, silverbeet and zucchinis.
Owner Andy Pleasance, who has 35 years of experience in the herb trade,
A comprehensive review of 97 published studies comparing the nutritional quality of organic and conventional foods shows that organic plant-based foods (fruits, vegetables, grains) contain higher levels of eight of 11 nutrients studied, including significantly greater concentrations of the health-promoting polyphenols and antioxidants.