The survival of our species is dependent on the survival of bees, yet we have seen a 60% world wide population decline since 1947. The US began using synthetic pesticides in the 1930s and became wide spread after World War II and by 1950, pesticides were found to increase farm yields far beyond pre-World War II levels and we became heavily dependent on synthetic pesticides moving forward.
Posts tagged "Organic food"
We had the opportunity to sit down with water polo legend Wolf Wigo. Wolf won 2 national championships at Stanford University and went on to play professionally in Greece as well as represented team USA for 3 olympics. Anyone who knows him knows that he is super into health, especially in living a toxic free organic lifestyle.
Ocean photographer, Joseph Yerkovich speaks with Opok about his experience photographing nature and pesticide runoff. Opok is a men's organic clothing company that sells boxer briefs without all the nasty chemicals.
Organic clothing is just as important as organic food. Learn about all the toxics that go in to traditional clothing production.