Did you know that not every farmer that uses chicken manure or any form of animal manure to grow crops is practicing organic farming?
The impression that the use of chicken manure or any form of animal manure automatically makes a farm organic is false.
Also, farmers who utilise chemicals and later use animal waste as manure cannot be termed organic farmers. Accordingly, produce grown with weedicides are not organic and it should be noted that the first-time application of glyphosate takes a minimum of 3 years to leave the soil completely.
This piece has been written to debunk the age-long myth of what organic farming actually means.
Read more here.
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