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How to Graft a Tree Using the ‘Whip and Tongue’ Method

Join two plants together as a way to grow hardier trees and accelerate the fruiting... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 30, 2022
To Meet the Demand for Organic Crops, We Need to Produce More...

According to a new report, many farmers rely on conventional seed to grow organic crops,... (more)

Lela Nargi
April 25, 2022
Meet the Modern Farmer Saving Turkey’s Heirloom Seeds

Mehmet Öztan’s quest to recreate the flavors of his homeland turned into a passion for... (more)

Bevin Cohen
April 23, 2022
A Look Inside the Lab Helping to Restore America’s Native Plants

How the National Seed Laboratory supports nurseries and land restoration projects across the country.

Catie Joyce-Bulay
April 22, 2022
The Biggest Little Farm Is Back With a New Special

John and Molly Chester brought regenerative farming to a new audience with their documentary in... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
April 21, 2022
Farming At Your Fingertips: How Technology is Changing Agriculture Work

There’s an app for everything, from analyzing sales data to automating lighting and temperatures. Is... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
April 18, 2022
The Farm That Grows Luffas

For more than 20 years, Deanne Coon has grown natural sponges—and not the kind from... (more)

Shea Swenson
April 16, 2022
An Electrifying Way to Make Rice Farming Greener

These naturally-occurring living wires could help farmers grow more climate-friendly rice.

Anne N. Connor
April 13, 2022
Finding New Uses for Crab Shells in Agriculture

Chitosan, found in the shells of crustaceans, is a surprisingly versatile compound that can be... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
April 11, 2022
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