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In U.S. Prisons, Seeds Are Prized Contraband for Prisoners Looking to Grow...

Within the conversations around food insecurity in the United States, there is one group often... (more)

C. Dreams
December 19, 2022
Plants Have Mouths–And They Could Help Agriculture Adapt to Climate Change

Plants—they have mouths, just like us. Unlike us, however, these plant mouths might actually help... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
December 17, 2022
From Backyards to Roadsides, How One Group is Protecting the Endangered Juçara...

More than 150 species of botanical marvels grow at the Eden Garden flower shop in... (more)

Mari Cleven
December 13, 2022
It’s Another Less-Than-Fruitful Year for Cranberries

The Thanksgiving staple may be in short supply this year.

Shea Swenson
November 8, 2022
Turn Your Backyard Into a Snack Yard With Edible Landscapes

Landscapers are making private and public spaces more useful, and planting edible alternatives to traditional... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
November 7, 2022
Scientists Get to the Core of the Honeycrisp Apple

Cornell University researchers have successfully mapped 97 percent of the apple’s genome, a boon for... (more)

Shea Swenson
November 2, 2022
What’s In a (Food) Name?

From oat milk to vegan burgers, plant-based dairy and meat products are gaining traction—and sparking... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
October 24, 2022
Could Edible Cactus Be the Next Big Specialty Crop?

Often treated as a weed, prickly pear cactus has a ton of potential. But first,... (more)

Bridget Shirvell
October 17, 2022
This Seed Detective Travels the World Tracking Down Lost Crops

Adam Alexander travels the world looking for new seeds to add to his collection, an... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
September 29, 2022
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