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The Rise of the Virtual Farm

Just a few years ago, the idea that people would spend their free time running... (more)

Reyhan Harmanci
April 15, 2013
From Malawi to McDonald’s

Malawi's mango crop was mainly going uneaten. Until two Brits tapped into the Western thirst... (more)

Sarah Rich
April 14, 2013
21 Pictures of Hands Gently Cupping Dirt

Stock photography shows us how much plants enjoy being softly cradled. (With sheepish apologies to... (more)

Jake Swearingen
April 12, 2013
Essay: In Defense of Rural

Growing up on that farm inculcated in me a need for space, isolation, and silence,... (more)

Tim Kreider
April 12, 2013
Tarwi: The Total Package

Meet the plant that's beautiful, grows in poor soil, and more nutritious than a soy... (more)

Fred Bove
April 12, 2013
Building a Better Bug Trap

If you build a better bug trap, farmers will beat a path to your door.

Ariel Schwartz
April 11, 2013
Scenes From a Pot Farmers’ Market

Northern California's first pot farmers' market is like most other farmers' markets, except you buy... (more)

David Downs
April 11, 2013
How to Grow a Cocktail

What do you see when you walk into a liquor store? If you're nature writer... (more)

Jeanne Carstensen
April 9, 2013
Meet the Micro-Malts

After Prohibition, the tradition of locally grown and sourced malt died out in America, even... (more)

Lessley Anderson
April 9, 2013
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