Pictured is one of the plants that provided our morning meal of common blackberry (Rubus allegheniensis) fruits. These fruits are delicious, sweet, crunchy (yes, crunchy, read on), and extremely nourishing.
Coconut water and its commonly used “green packaging” (the Tetra Pak) is not the health conscious choice that it is made out to be—not for the consumer and not for the world. To be sure, there are far worse things on this planet, but in the same vein, there are better options for much of North America. Let me explain.
I am going to provide an example using raw milk. You may not like milk, you may not think people should drink milk, it may even be against your religion. None of that is being challenged here. This writing isn’t meant to convince you to drink milk. It is just an example of the faulty information being presented by an organization that is supposed to protect us and promote our health.