Hydroponics – Organic or not?

Hydroponics is a type of agriculture which involves growing plants, typically crops, without soil. Plants are grown in mineral nutrient solutions and an inert media (like perlite, gravel, mineral wool, and others) may be used to provide support, to which mineral solutions are added. The fact that is it a soil-less type of agriculture causes … Continue reading Hydroponics – Organic or not?

South Korea Food Regulation Recap Q2

Thanks to Lorraine Li at ChemLinked for these regular updates. 1. South Korea Revises Regulation on Voluntary Inspection of Livestock Products | Apr. 9 On April 9, 2021, MFDS released the latest version of Regulation on Voluntary Inspection of Livestock Products. The regulation newly specifies that meat-packing factories should inspect “Enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli” of the … Continue reading South Korea Food Regulation Recap Q2