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In response to the article “Is organic food really free from pesticides?”

In response to the article “Is organic food really free from pesticides?”, I would like to comment. http://www.soshiok.com.sg/content/organic-food-really-free-pesticides/page/0/1?r=5cn8SSk1r85MPri1_OpO4wzb1D8RTI8uMHCZ6EI4krk As the manager of an organic agricultural company, I know from experience that the most common organic pesticide used in the South East Asian region is BT or Bacillus Thuringiensis. This is a gram-positive bacterium which produces crystal proteins during sporulation. When these are ingested by insect larva, a toxin is released which paralyzes the digestive tract and causes starvation. Because of the specificity, BT has little or no effect on humans, wildlife and beneficial insects. However, the author did not even mention this common pesticide in his article at all. 70% of the labour work in organic farms is weeding, herbicides are conveniently used in industrial farms to do the jobs. According to the Pesticides Report of EPA, USA, there were 1,133 million lbs of pesticides used in 2007 in USA [...]

2014-09-01T23:51:36+08:00September 1st, 2014|Categories: Events, Latest News, Media Coverage|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on In response to the article “Is organic food really free from pesticides?”

Christmas with Zenxin’s Delicious Organic Vegetables

This Christmas, add more flavour to your Christmas dishes with our tasty Christmas-friendly organic produce! Ranging from herbs to potatoes, our organic produce are juicy, full of flavour, nutritious and best of all, free from pesticides and chemicals. Our produce are clean, safe and tasty!                   Organic Butternut Squash This organic butternut squash come from Victoria, Australia. It is sweeter than our popular Japanese pumpkin but it has lighter "pumpkin taste". Perfect for creamy soups, savory sides, and even in tarts and muffins.               Organic Parsnip Zenxin Organic Parsnip came all the way from Holland. The two best ways to cook parsnips are to roast or steam them.                 Organic Brussels Sprouts  Try steaming the Holland Organic Brussels Sporuts for maximum flavour and nutrition. It is like a mini [...]

2012-12-21T15:06:54+08:00December 21st, 2012|Categories: Events, Latest News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Christmas with Zenxin’s Delicious Organic Vegetables

Zenxin Members’ Day @ Zenxin Organic Food Singapore on 28th July!

You are invited to join us at Zenxin Members' Day at Zenxin Organic Food Singapore. We're celebrating our twice yearly Super Members' Day themed around healthy Japanese food.

2012-08-02T12:31:23+08:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Events, Latest News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Zenxin Members’ Day @ Zenxin Organic Food Singapore on 28th July!

Zenxin Organic Park featured in TV Program – Going Home produced Singapore Channel U

We are glad to share with you that Zenxin Organic Park is again featured in another TV Program - Going Home (回家走走)produced by Channel U, Singapore. Thanks to Lin Cui Fang, Chen Han Wei, Yao Wen Long and the crew. We welcome you to visit Zenxin Organic Park again because there have been many changes since your last visit! Join us in Zenxin Organic Park with your family and friends!

2012-03-01T18:00:22+08:00March 1st, 2012|Categories: Latest News, Media Coverage|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Zenxin Organic Park featured in TV Program – Going Home produced Singapore Channel U

Zenxin Gourmet Tour by Xin Flavours magazine

XIN FLAVOURS - the popular Chinese food magazine in Singapore organizing a gourmet tour with Chef Chen Yong Hua. This idea of this tour is to let the readers to understand about organic farm and experience the process of making food: from farm to table, especially together with a professional Chef Chen.

2011-08-31T08:32:11+08:00August 30th, 2011|Categories: Events, Latest News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Zenxin Gourmet Tour by Xin Flavours magazine