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Can Human Waste Work as Fertilizer?

When we think of using human waste as fertilizer—don’t you?—we tend to think of biosolids.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 27, 2021
Invasive Plant Species Still Widely Available Despite Ecological Consequences

The lush, leaf-lined aisles of your local garden center or nursery are the last places... (more)

Shea Swenson
August 26, 2021
Getting to the Root of Ginseng Farming’s Impact on Native Plant Populations

It’s an endangered herb, routinely yanked from Pennsylvania’s forest floors due to a soaring demand... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
August 25, 2021
5 Wild Grains You Can Cook With

If you’re looking to expand your pantry—and to move away from some of the kitchen’s... (more)

Hannah Selinger
August 24, 2021
What Does the Future of Ethical Meat Look Like?

In the wake of the mislabelling scandal that fan-favorite meat producer Belcampo weathered just a... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
August 23, 2021
The Most Luxurious Spa is in Your Garden

Does this Friday afternoon sound familiar? It’s been a long week in a year (two... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
August 22, 2021
USDA to Reimburse Dairy Producers for Pandemic-Related Losses

This week, USDA chief Tom Vilsack announced significant financial help to dairy producers who have... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 21, 2021
Smoke From Wildfires Can Impact Dairy Cows’ Milk Production

Wildfires have always been a fact of life in parts of the American West, but... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 20, 2021
What to Do With an Abundance of Peppers

We’ve reached that point in late summer when my pepper plants are producing more than... (more)

Shelby Vittek
August 19, 2021
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