June 30, 2021

The U.S. is relaxing regulations on pesticide-spraying drones, and some experts believe their precision may help reduce overall chemical use.

April 27, 2021

Financial, cultural and structural barriers stand in the way, but momentum is on the side of a changing agricultural landscape

February 17, 2021

Experts warn erosion is depleting the essential but scarce soil nutrient

June 3, 2020

COVID-19 puts a huge strain on meat production, but it’s also an opportunity to reform the system

July 20, 2019

Pesticides, fertilizers, and machines aren’t enough to meet the burgeoning demand for food crops but fast-growing GM plants could pick up the slack

December 6, 2018

In forests, birds flock to find food. On farms with trees — not so much, a new study says

July 20, 2018

Did early humans jump-start global warming?

April 3, 2017

Aquaponic farming is catching on despite challenges

October 12, 2015

Could you survive on the Red Planet with a dozen potatoes, iron oxide dust, and your own poop?

April 29, 2015

Farm director and writer Scott Chaskey balances his winter season between composing poetry and challenging the national organic standard

March 11, 2015

Until the public can see eye-to-eye with the majority of scientists, extra labeling isn’t worth the stress

March 4, 2015

Our misplaced confidence in biofuels

November 17, 2014

Housefly larvae help scrub antibiotics from manure at factory farms

December 11, 2012

Biodynamic farmers may be following instinct rather than data

December 16, 2010

Farming of exotic animals has not solved Vietnam’s illegal wildlife trade predicament


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