Definition
Search

  Búsqueda alfabética
 
Search by Word

Search by Topic

Glossary of Terms >



[Login]

Term Organic
Definition

Refers to any chemical compound containing carbon and hydrogen. It generally relates to the materials derived from living organisms, both in present and in previous geological time periods.

The term organic is often used within agricultural production to refer to a set of procedures based on the use of non-polluting, non-toxic and sustainable technologies in order to produce high-quality food.

See organic agriculture


Additional Information
GraphicSistema cerrado de producción orgánica en donde la materia orgánica y los nutrientes son reciclados
Topic  Forest resources