Bolting in iceberg Lettuce. What causes it? How to prevent it? What to do if your lettuce plant has bolted?

Harvesting home grown vegetables after months of effort feels rewarding. Doesn’t it? Taking care of them makes a good part of our daily schedule. We observe for their health and do all we can to keep them healthy. Farming or for that matter home gardening, brings with itself a lot of problems. One of them Read more about Bolting in iceberg Lettuce. What causes it? How to prevent it? What to do if your lettuce plant has bolted?[…]

CityGreens Consumer Awareness Initiative. How to check for adulteration in Watermelon

Watermelon can be artificially ripened as well as adulterated heavily. With watermelon’s it is not easy to tell a good one from a bad one. One needs to be very careful while buying watermelons as they are often unsafe for consumption due to inherent malpractices followed to increase watermelons’ shelf life and make it look Read more about CityGreens Consumer Awareness Initiative. How to check for adulteration in Watermelon[…]

Your own indoor natural Air-Purifier – NASA Certified

NASA was facing a peculiar problem – how to make the air inside a space station free of pollutants?  That is when they decided to focus on nature’s best filters aka plants. If you are wondering, how NASA would grow plants inside a space station where there would be no fertile soil/land, think no more. NASA Read more about Your own indoor natural Air-Purifier – NASA Certified[…]

CityGreens Consumer Awareness Initiative. How to check for adulteration in Green Peas

Of all the fruits and vegetables, we consume, green peas is probably one of the most difficult to adulterate. That is because it comes in its protective shell. Yet, one may come across vendors selling peeled green peas which may add to our convenience but may also expose us to dangerous chemicals. This is especially Read more about CityGreens Consumer Awareness Initiative. How to check for adulteration in Green Peas[…]

Prevent your house from becoming a Gas Chamber. 10 tips to improve Indoor Air Quality in your home

 As NCR is reeling with pollution that is now reaching an epidemic level, we decided to look for natural solutions that can help purify indoor air. That is when we came across NASA study on air-purifying plants. But before that, let’s delve for a minute on the importance of indoor air quality and a few Read more about Prevent your house from becoming a Gas Chamber. 10 tips to improve Indoor Air Quality in your home[…]

CityGreens Consumer Awareness Initiative. Empowering consumers to check for adulteration in fruits and vegetables

If you think that you have been ensuring a good health for your family by including a lot of green vegetables and fruits in their diet, you may be in for a surprise. While including a lot of fruits and vegetables in your diet is important, what is equally important is to ensure that these Read more about CityGreens Consumer Awareness Initiative. Empowering consumers to check for adulteration in fruits and vegetables[…]