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Sep 16, 2021

A new study focusing on wolves in Spain offers some insight.

Sep 14, 2021

A rare barley mutation could have drought-farming potential.

Cultivating Resilience: Growing Olives in Palestine

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

Emily Baron Cadloff

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How Has Hurricane Ida Affected Agriculture and Food?

Shipping delays, damaged crops and more.

Dan Nosowitz
September 10, 2021
Wild Relatives of Important Food Crops Are Facing Extinction

Agriculture and pesticide use are to blame, a new study finds.

Shelby Vittek
September 8, 2021
Protecting the Timber Industry From the Emerald Ash Borer

The emerald ash borer has destroyed millions of trees. Scientists think that tiny parasitic wasps,... (more)

Kristine Grayson
September 4, 2021
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Food & Lifestyle

Monstera Mania: Why the Rare Houseplant Craze Isn’t Going Away

These rare houseplants sell for big bucks, and have helped nurseries stay afloat over the... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
September 6, 2021
5 Rare Plants That Are Surprisingly Easy to Care For

These stunners will be a special addition to your houseplant collection, without all the fuss.

Emily Baron Cadloff
September 5, 2021
What Does ‘Antibiotic Free’ Mean When it Comes to Food?

Do you know what’s in your food? That’s the question posed to me by Kevin... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
August 30, 2021
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News

USDA Announces Aid for Farm and Food Workers

Farmworkers, meatpacking workers and grocery store employees will be reimbursed up to $600 each.

Dan Nosowitz
September 8, 2021
Illegal Succulent Poaching Is a Worldwide Problem

Make sure your succulents are legal and sustainably grown!

Dan Nosowitz
August 31, 2021
COVID-19 Aid Package Updated to Assist Poultry, Hog, Fruit and Vegetable Farmers

As with many programs begun under President Donald Trump, the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program 2... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 27, 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.
Cultivating Resilience: Growing Olives in Palestine

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

An Ode to Heirloom Okra

Earlier this year, Chris Smith planted more than 100 varieties of okra on the farm... (more)

Meet the Bartender-Botanist Showcasing Forgotten Ingredients

In his garden, Danny Childs tends to a host of different plants that he uses... (more)

Armed to Urban Farm Looks to Help Veterans Grow

When De’Keither Stamps retired from the military after 12 years of service, he returned home... (more)