Anyone know what exactly is defined as "organic" salmon? I'd imagine its not wild salmon or it would say that, but surely its better than regular farmed salmon, but I just don't know how. Anyone know about Costcos organic salmon?
Hi, I am on my second week of strict aip paleo to combat my stage 3 Hidradenitis Suppurativa. My first week consisted mainly of beef because I know what to look for in beef, i.e. 100% grass fed to avoid consuming the grains the cow... (more)
What does it matter if the animal eats grain? Those grains are completely broken down into the constituent sugar, fat and protein molecules that they are composed of in the digestive system of the animal that ate it and turned into meat (muscle... (more)
Luckily, at my local grocery I have access to pastured eggs, grassfed beef, and wild caught fish. Only thing I really can't get is pastured chicken. From my understanding the issue with grain or soy feed chickens is their omega ratio. Considering... (more)
I'm trying to eat a ketogenic Paleo diet (mild ketosis, so some carbs are fine, I could eat up to 50-60 grams a day) and eat only locally grown organic foods. I was thinking grass fed beef, because I have a supplier near me, but it might be too... (more)
I am totally new to paleo and am doing a paleo challenge that my crossfit box is hosting for a month. I know sweets are considered cheats, but I am allowed unsweetened cacao as long as it's in moderation. I just went to my local Sprouts and... (more)
A quick tip on how to check the quality of your asparagus. Asparagus when fresh have a waxy coating on it. Sometimes when you buy store bought or on the farmers market they can be weeks and weeks old and the sugars break down the waxy skin... (more)
Another one is - if it is REALLY fresh, there will be sap exuding from the bottom of the stalk. If the bottom of the stalk is dry and woody - it is getting on in age!
I'm on a very limited income, with not a lot of money to spend on food, much less specialized organic. I'm able to occasionally get fresh eggs and raw milk from my brother, but that's as organic as I get. I intend to start a modified paleo... (more)
There are so many Paleo recipes on the internet and in Paleo cookbooks that I have read for Chicken Marsala. This is my favorite meal to make. I top it over spaghetti squash. However every recipe just calls for Marsala wine. None of the... (more)
Are Lima beans paleo? If yes, should they need to be organic?
Diamond Willow Organic beef says it's grass-fed/pastured except for during the winter months, which the cows are fed up to 10% organic grain. It's twice as expensive as conventional beef, but it is very difficult to find grass fed beef where I... (more)
Is eating a organic paleo diet vs non organic paleo diet worth it? I am thinking about switching my paleo meal delivery to Primal Organic from Primal Plan (more)
Hi guys, just wanted to see if anyone found any new spots in Las Vegas - going for 3 days with non-paleo friends and would like to see if there are any good quality restaurants with organic, free-range chicken/eggs, grass-fed meat etc... Any tips... (more)
Hello, I had a quick question. Currently starting a small (non certified) organic farm for public consumption. Was interested in starting a csa, community supported ag, farm. Would you be interested in purchasing from a farmer like that? ( not... (more)
Has anyone tried Gutpro probiotic? link text I am trying to find one to take on the GAPS diet, and dont like the additives Bio-Kult has (Maltodextrin is derived from corn.. bad)
Has anyone bought from Texas Grass Fed Beef link text and if so what are your thoughts? I normally order from US Wellness but they are always out of soup bones, and I live in a small town where none is available. (more)
Take a look at the below egg carton: 'roam in organic pastures' 'free range ecoeggs' 'independently audited and certified organic' and importantly.. 'eat only certified organic grains' But are these eggs Paleo? I make an effort to only eat... (more)
Hi there, I have a question about the level of nitrates in vegetables. I've recently read that the levels of nitrates in vegetables can be up to 100 times higher than bacon, which is now apparently fine. Like most Paleo people I eat a LOT of... (more)
I'll start off by saying I'm pretty noob to organic produce. I was thinking about signing up with a local CSA, but noticed they consider their farms as "sustainable agriculture" vs. organic. Does anyone know how much of a difference this would... (more)
I really have been wanting to use different peppers and chilies excluding bell peppers but I cannot find any peppers or chilies not including bell peppers organic. I read that bell peppers are one of the worst to buy non organic so are peppers and... (more)
If you want affordable organic peppers, you can use dried or grow your own. Whole Foods has the dry powders avail. For fresh peppers, I grow Serrano, Thai spicy, poblano, and jalape??o. They are virtually maintenance free, just water them.
Taken from eatwild.com Green Cattle, LLC is an independent, family-owned and operated grass farm located just North of Lubbock, TX. We raise delicious grass-fed beef in a manner that is beneficial to the environment and humane for our livestock.... (more)
In asking this question, I am not necessarily seeking a 'right answer', I am looking to have discussion regarding everyone's feelings on 'mainstream' organic products. I understand that there are laws that dictate what defines organic, but do we... (more)
Hello Everyone, Last Spring, months before I began trying a Paleo lifestyle I began noticing my mouth would become incredibly itching while eating whole apples. The symptoms would then get worse to the point where my lips would break out. At the... (more)
I have the opportunity to make a presentation for my college class on toxicity. Most likely none of the student know what true health is. I am going to talk to them about toxic house hold products, personal care products, water, medication, food... (more)
We can't always get to the farmer's market to buy raw milk and since we don't have problems with dairy I'd like to know what's lesser of two evils Jersey cow milk or Organic whole milk from supermarkets? Also if anyone has mail order or online... (more)