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5 Coolest Farm Robots

Is the modern farmer a robot?

Jesse Hirsch
August 20, 2013
A Good Soil Test Is Hard to Find

Every day, backyard farmers and urban homesteaders across the country fill little plastic baggies with... (more)

Nate Seltenrich
July 10, 2013
Could Laser Tattoos Replace Sticky Fruit Labels?

Laser Food is hoping to usher in a new era of eco-friendly, extra efficient labeling... (more)

Jordan Kushins
June 28, 2013
Farm Geeks: Learning to Love the Circuit Board

From water sensors to weather stations, farm hacking takes off.

Caleb Garling
May 29, 2013
This Will Be the World’s First Global Goat Database

Dr. Tad Sonstegard has been working with a team of international researchers, compiling reams of... (more)

Jesse Hirsch
May 3, 2013
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
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
Map: Who’s Living Off the Grid?

Inspired by permaculture ideas and instigated by the reality of peak oil and global warming,... (more)

Reyhan Harmanci
April 3, 2013
How a Farmer Hacks Big Ag

When Ron Khosla and his wife, Kate, started farming 14 years ago in upstate New... (more)

Andy Wright
April 3, 2013
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