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Who says fermenting is good for you?

June 15, 2014

A Kickstarter backer to our Fermenting Set project recently posted that he’d like to see some links to articles claiming the health benefits of fermentation. Well, ask and you shall receive.

Fermenting 500Who thinks eating fermented food might be good for you? Apparently all these guys….


The New York Times:

Giardiniera 500The Economist

Mother Jones – this is your body on microbes

Psychology Today – Proper gut bacteria may help reduce anxiety

There are so many more but this gives you a good place to start.

In the meantime, the FARMcurious Fermenting Set Kickstarter project ends today, June 16th at 2pm pacific so be sure to back it while it’s still live!





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