New Jersey’s organic farm shows huge growth

One of the luxuries of living in a state that the fruit is picked in the morning then served for the dinner in the evening during the season of New Jersey’s strawberry, arugula and summer squash. This has been achieved by one farmer who thought different from others, by going to organic rather than synthetic. She is Jessica Niederer who almost made the impossible happen. She worked in her family farm Chickadee Creek farm for the last five years to make it an organic operation in Hopewell Township.

Douglas Fisher state Secretary of Agriculture visited Chickadee Creek last week. The purpose for the visit was to get a look at how the famous organic production of Hopewell Township works during the season times. Niederer has manipulated her farm to highlight the New Jersey organic farm production. The main feature of organic farming is that it works with the flow of nature and preserves the health of soil.

The organic farming uses methods and techniques to flow along with nature and it helps soil maintain its health, prevent disease and manage insects and pests without using polluting synthetic fertilizers and pesticides. Now a day the needs of organic fruits and vegetables has been very high. This is because people started to think about health and hygiene food as a must to live long. US department of agriculture says that the organic agriculture is one of the fastest growing sectors in United States. The demand for the organic product has been more than 10 percent in a decade.

An estimation by USDA Economic research shows that organic products are available in more than 20,000 stores and 73 percent of grocery stores in United State

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