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Bayer Considers Pulling Roundup from Retail Store Shelves

Bayer AG is reportedly considering whether to stop selling its weed killer Roundup in retail... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 31, 2020
This Vermont Woman Grades Cheese For a Living

Any experienced cheese grader knows cheeses can sneak up on you. This was one of... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 29, 2020
How the Sweetness of Nectar Impacts Bumblebee Vomit

There is such a thing as nectar that is too sweet for bumblebees, especially when... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 23, 2020
Plant Life is Spreading Around Everest

The Himalayas are becoming greener as glaciers continue to melt. The Asian mountain range, which... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 13, 2020
Most Meat Eaters Think Veganism is Ethical, Study Says

A newly released survey shows many meat eaters think veganism is a virtuous endeavor. It’s... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 9, 2020
New Gene-Edited Tomato Could Be Huge for Urban Agriculture

A newly engineered tomato could help solve how we’re going to feed the world’s hungry... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 6, 2020
New Years Resolution: Eat More Wild Pig

Feral pigs are increasingly a huge problem for farmers and ranchers. They destroy crops, tear... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 30, 2019
This Year in Farming and Food

From trade wars to floods and droughts, 2019 has not been easy for many farmers.... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 29, 2019
Meet the Goats That Saved Ronald Reagan Presidential Library From Wildfires

Scott Morris had never even touched a goat before he decided to buy 100 of... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 18, 2019
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