How to Get Rid of Spotted Lanternflies

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

Shelby Vittek
October 23, 2021
There’s a Pumpkin Fungus Among Us

It’s threatening the supply of the iconic fall gourds, along with poor weather and shipping... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
October 21, 2021
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
6 Gardening Shows to Watch for Backyard Inspiration

We could all use a little help sprucing up our home gardens. Stream these shows... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
October 10, 2021
Tar Spot Disease Is Plaguing Corn Fields Across the Midwest

Experts estimate up to a 50-percent loss in corn crop yields for affected areas.

Lindsay Campbell
September 22, 2021
One Way to Grow Despite Drought? It’s in the Roots

A rare barley mutation could have drought-farming potential.

Dan Nosowitz
September 14, 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
Ladybug Odor Could Be a Great New Pesticide

Maybe cologne, too, who knows.

Dan Nosowitz
September 3, 2021
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