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Hemp Insurance Arrives, Pushing Hemp One Step Closer to a Mainstream Crop

The USDA offers insurance to help protect farmers from forces they have no control over.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 13, 2020
A Psychological Means to Fight Crop Diseases

Farmers are constantly engaged in what may feel like a war. That war contains many... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 11, 2020
6 Rules for Organizing a Grassroots Regeneration Revolution

The following excerpt is adapted from Ronnie Cummins’ forthcoming book Grassroots Rising: A Call to... (more)

Ronnie Cummins
February 10, 2020
Futuristic Farming Has Arrived with Weeding Robots

For sustainable farmers, hand-weeding can be laborious, backbreaking work and can cost upwards of $300... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
February 10, 2020
Can the West Coast Become a Major Maple Syrup Region?

At first glance, the farm where Neil’s Bigleaf Maple Syrup is produced might look like... (more)

Jodi Helmer
February 9, 2020
Cherokee Nation Sends Traditional Seeds to Doomsday Crop Vault in Norway

The Cherokee Nation will be the first Indigenous tribe in North America to deposit a... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
February 7, 2020
A Century After Prohibition, Barley Makes Inroads in the Midwest

Craft breweries who want to use locally grown and malted barley in the Midwest are... (more)

Nicole Rasul
February 2, 2020
Q&A: Can Cows Play a Positive Role in Sustainable Food Systems?

The beef and dairy industries have been popular targets of criticism when it comes to... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
January 31, 2020
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