therapeutic & healing gardens
The American Horticultural Therapy Association (AHTA) Definitions and Positions Paper draws a distinction between a therapeutic garden and a healing garden.The AHTA defines a healing garden as “plant dominated environments including green plants, flowers, water, and other aspects of nature.
GMO and food security: a dangerous illusion by Christophe Noisette Managing editor of Inf’OGM
Hunger is wreaking havoc both in the North and in the South, in the USA and in India, which both devote significant areas to the cultivation of genetically modified plants (GMO). In 2012 a quarter of India’s population (217 million people) were suffering from malnutrition, nevertheless the country has a surplus agri-food trade balance. Guaranteeing…