Are We Getting Healthy or Investing in Marketing?

The organic movement was born out of the discontent that farmers experienced in the early 1900’s toward the industrialization of agriculture and what they saw as a disruption to their way of life. Many farmers found themselves refusing to switch over to synthetic nitrogen fertilizers and pesticides, instead opting to continue to encourage a rich biodiversity on their land. Even more refused to swap from their system of growing many crops to a simpler, new method; monoculture farming. It’s because of these farmers and their supporters that we’re able to purchase organic produce from this organic shop in Singapore. Farmers all around the world have pushed back against this ‘new’ system.

An issue does arise for the consumer when they’re shopping for ‘organic’ produce or products. In the United States, European Union, Mexico and Canada, the consumers are able to find how the term organic is defined within an agricultural context. Continue reading Are We Getting Healthy or Investing in Marketing?

Working out What We Can Afford on the Budget

We have finally got the house, after a long trial of endurance with the seller. He was convinced that he could talk us into paying his asking price. We loved the location of the house, but it needs a lot of work and we simply could not swing what he wanted us to pay for this place. Of course after we pay the down payment we have to have money left over for the other things that we need. For the house we have home owner’s insurance, the monthly bills for ADT security, cable television and the internet along with the cost of maintaining the house and eventually fixing all of the little things and big things that it needs to have done to it. Of course we can live without cable TV for as long as we need to and that is the plan right now. Continue reading Working out What We Can Afford on the Budget

Hip Hop Artists That Are Underground

UNDERGROUND GOSSIPWhen searching for information about the different hip hop groups across the world, I came across a website that has information about some of the upcoming underground hip hop artists. I knew that there were quite a few undiscovered talents out there and this site was pretty great about putting them all in one place for me to find.

I spent some time listening and learning a bit about these artists. I found people of all ages that have some really great talent just waiting to be discovered by a recording studio. I had to show my sister what I had found. I sent a link to the site to her so she could check it out. Continue reading Hip Hop Artists That Are Underground

The Positive Effects of Hip Hop on Modern Society

Hip hop has been a subculture that has affected our streets since the 1970s. It first started as a movement on the streets of New York City, more specifically, the Bronx area. Hip hop is most often associated with music, DJs and breakdancing. This article will discuss the ways that hip hop affects our modern society in a positive manner.

Meanwhile, some aspects of hip hop are hard to deem positive, there is always the artistic means behind it. The people who perform hip hop music and are deemed underground talents, they promote a form of art. Some people may not see the beauty behind such music, but hip hop can be provocative and soulful at the same time.

Hip hop is often used to spread deep meaning messages to the world. When there is something important such as gangs, violence or global political issues, hip hop music offers the platform to let the world know. Continue reading The Positive Effects of Hip Hop on Modern Society