Vegan Farming Takes Organic to the Next Level
Much like certified organic farmers, veganic farmers use no synthetic chemical fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides or genetically modified ingredients. Veganic farmers use crop rotations and composted plant matter -- or "green manure" -- to fertilize their crops.
- Veganic farmers use no manures or slaughterhouse byproducts
- The method is also known as stock-free farming
- Farmer says he's motivated by the need to protect the environment and human health
- Growers say vegan farming is cheaper than traditional and organic farming