Small bean-to-bar producers are trying to shake up the multi-billion-dollar chocolate industry and make a more ethical product.

Oct 24, 2021

Maria Palacio, who comes from a long line of coffee producers, is working to rebuild equitable coffee supply chains—one bag of beans at a time.

Oct 23, 2021

Five ways to battle the invasive pest that don’t involve insecticides.

African Swine Fever Is In the Americas

What measures are being taken to ensure the destructive virus doesn’t hit mainland North America?

Dan Nosowitz

Farm

Organic Soybean Prices Spike Despite Huge US Soybean Production

Why doesn’t the US grow more of its own organic soy?

Dan Nosowitz
October 20, 2021
The Future of Hay Drying in America

Although hay dryers are a staple throughout Europe, they are few and far between on... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
October 18, 2021
This Enormous, Deadly Bird Might Have Been Domesticated Before the Chicken

New research suggests the cassowary may have been reared by humans thousands of years earlier.

Dan Nosowitz
October 12, 2021
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Food & Lifestyle

7 New Cookbooks We’re Cozying Up With This Fall

Turn to these books for cooking inspiration.

Shelby Vittek
October 17, 2021
6 Ways to Preserve Your Herbs

Elevate and extend your excess harvests of basil, thyme, rosemary, dill and other herbs to... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
October 16, 2021
So Much For Eating Local

A new report shows the US is importing most of its produce. Even if consumers... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
October 15, 2021
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News

Why Global Food Prices Continue to Climb

An expert explains how fuel prices, bad weather, the COVID-19 pandemic and other factors are... (more)

Alastair Smith
October 19, 2021
More Than 10,000 John Deere Employees Go on Strike

The company will use nonunion workers to keep operations going while union workers from 14... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 14, 2021
USDA Clashes With Europe’s Environmental Protection Plans

The EU’s Farm to Fork Strategy aims to make food systems fair and healthy while... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 13, 2021
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Meet the modern farmer
Meet some men and women who turned their love of country into a love of land.
Meet the Modern Farmer Helping Colombian Coffee Growers

Maria Palacio, who comes from a long line of coffee producers, is working to rebuild... (more)

How One Organization is Restoring a Community of Black Farmers

Jubilee Justice’s rice project helps growers foster meaningful and sustainable relationships with the land.

This Urban Farm Is Small But Mighty

On a tiny patch of land east of Los Angeles, GrowGood is cultivating more than... (more)

Cultivating Resilience: Growing Olives in Palestine

For many Palestinian farmers, trying to access their olive trees is increasingly difficult as they... (more)