Category Archives: All About Organic

Insecticides

Last week we delved into the world of pesticides and discovered that they are categorised depending on which type of pest they are targeting.This week we are looking into insecticides, which as the name suggests, target insects.  What are insecticides? When we hear the word insecticide we no doubt immediately think of those used in […]

Pesticides Profile

As you know, at The Organic Place we like our produce to be certified organic so that we can ensure that only the freshest, most nutritious fruit and vegetables are being delivered to you. Hold the toxins and nasties, thank you very much! It’s a comfort to know that we are bypassing the chemicals that […]

No Plastic Bags Here: Five Reasons We Are Cleaner And Greener

Five Reasons Why You Should Eat Seasonally

In the wake of the plastic bag ban, most of us have come to appreciate that we need greener everyday habits to ensure the longevity of our environment. While the majority of supermarkets are only getting on board now, The Organic Place has been advocating for cleaner and greener produce, materials and procedures from the […]

10 Benefits of Eating Organic Food

10 Benefits of Eating Organic Food

10 Benefits of Eat Organic Food.   I know once upon a time I was dubious about organic produce over your regular run of the mill produce.  Is it really that much healthier and better for you?  The answer is a resounding ‘yes’ and from my own experience I can say that these are ten […]

A Tale of Two Apples – The Organic Place

A Tale of Two Apples

We recently we took apples down from our website as their season is ending.  It can be very perplexing (and disappointing for lovers of apples), especially when you go past the supermarket and see that there are plenty of shiny, stickered apples there on show.  This confusion is understandable and we feel we should explain: […]

Introducing Your Friendly Fruit and Veg Bags

The Organic Place mixed Bags

  Hi everyone! We’re The Organic Place fruit and veg bags.  There are a few of us around and we’re all a little bit different so I thought I’d introduce you to everyone. Fruit Bags Firstly, there’s the Fruit Bags, which obviously contain fruit!  Like all of the bags, they come in three sizes, Small, […]

A Healthier Life

Ask any organic food lover why they choose to eat organic and I can guarantee you that the most common response given will be their health. It’s the reason why our family made the switch to organic in the first place. As a registered nurse, I already understood the relationship between food and health but […]

Five Reasons Why You Should Eat Seasonally

Five Reasons Why You Should Eat Seasonally

Five Reasons Why You Should Eat Seasonally   Probably one of the most obvious things you may have noticed since purchasing your produce from The Organic Place is that your favourite fruit and vegetables may not be available all year round like they seem to be at your local supermarket.  There is a perfectly good […]

Just One Thing- Making the Switch to Organics

Happy New Year everyone! Can you believe it’s 2017 already? The beginning of a new year is a great time to make a fresh start, make some changes and set some goals for the upcoming year. One resolution many people make is to try to be healthier; to look after themselves more and eat better. Maybe […]