FAQs

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How can I place an order?


Can I get all the products you offer?


How will you deliver?


How long will you take to deliver?


What if the carton containing my order is delivered in a damaged condition?


What if there is damage to the product(s) inside the carton?


What is the best way to store the products?


What should I do when I find insects in the product?


What about billing errors?


What if the product I want is shown as "Out of stock"?


What if you have received items less than what you were billed for?


What if the discount code has not been applied?


Being Organic

Disclaimer: Our responses to these FAQs are based on our beliefs, knowledge and lived experience. We do not claim to be experts, nor are our views vetted by any peer-reviewed scientific or medical journals. So we expect you to check these out for yourself, and not simply go by what we say here. Having said that, we believe that common sense does not need proof!

What is organic food?


Why not use chemicals? Pests are bad anyway.


What is whole food?


Is there scientific proof that chemicals used in farming are bad for human health?


If the chemicals in our food are that bad, how come the regulators and governments allow this?


Why is organic food costly?


How do we know it is organic?


If food can't be 100% organic, what is the point in eating organic food?


Most farmers use chemicals. How can the organic farmer do without it? Is it even possible?


What about Organic Certification? Does that not assure us that the food is truly organic?


How does hi-technology help?


The poor cannot afford organic food. So why should we?


All of us have to die someday anyway. So why spend money on healthy food?


My grandmother is 90 and is very healthy. She has never had organic food. So why should we?


Organic food is a fad! Just eat whatever (even street food), and you will build more immunity to diseases.


Why go organic? I am fine right now, so why bother?


What are GMOs? Are we not using hybrids already in many crops? Are hybrids and GMOs the same?


What do you mean by "Be Organic"?


Why does Bio Basics use plastics for packaging? That is not eco-friendly.


How does chemical farming hurt the environment?