Whey Protein – Why Grass-fed Whey is Better for You

Take one look at the protein powder aisle of your favorite Whole Foods Market or Vitamin Shoppe, and it's easy to become overwhelmed by the abundant selection of meal replacements, performance enhancers and weight gainers that all promise more protein per serving than the competition. With so many Read more [...]

4 Ingredients to Look for in a Premium Green Superfood Powder

4 Ingredients To Look For In A Premium Green Superfood Powder You eat fruit and vegetables daily and are conscious about what you're putting into your body..but is it enough? Supplementing with a premium superfood powder can provide far more nutrients than you're getting from your regular diet and Read more [...]

8 Foods to Always Eat Organic

Eating fresh produce is one of the best ways to nourish your body.  Unfortunately, if your food is not organic, it could be covered in pesticides that can cause major health concerns. What does organic mean? “Organic” is a designation term used by the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Organic Read more [...]

Sucralose: What is it and why should you avoid it?

In the search for low-calorie alternatives to sugar, the synthetic chemical sucralose has quickly surpassed aspartame (Equal) and saccharin (Sweet-n-Low) to become the #1 selling sweetener in the United States. Brands are now adding sucralose to just about everything from chewing gum to protein powders, Read more [...]

Top 5 Nutrients To Look For In Energy Bars

With the increasing amount of energy bars hitting shelves it can be quite a challenge to choose the right one. Which energy bar will actually help increase my energy? What are the best nutrients to look for?  First, we must look at how energy is produced. The human body produces energy inside Read more [...]

Why You Need Superfoods for a Stronger Immune System

When we feel strong and healthy, we don't even think about the hard work our immune system performs on a daily basis to keep our body balanced and free of sickness and disease. However in this day and age, with the ever-present risk of colds, flu and now the increasing danger of Ebola, we cannot afford Read more [...]

What are the FDA rules on Gluten-Free labeling?

We've recently received an influx of questions related to whether or not some of the Greens Plus products are Gluten-Free. The FDA recently published an article that contains fast facts about the new policy. This is a subject we take very seriously at Greens Plus and we'd like to highlight these facts Read more [...]

Why You Need to March Against Monsanto

March Against Monsanto is just one month away on October 12, 2013! Do you plan to participate? Why all the fuss? Monsanto is an American multinational agricultural biotechnology corporation. It is a leading producer of genetically engineered (GE) seed. Monsanto was among the first to genetically Read more [...]

The First 100% Certified Organic Nation

Tiny Himalayan Country Pledges to Become the World's First 100% Certified Organic Agricultural System The Kingdom of Bhutan lies nestled in the Himalayan Mountains between Tibet and India. Cut off for centuries due to its seclusive geography, the country is striving to open itself to the modern Read more [...]