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USDA Reduces Oversight of Egg Industry

The Trump administration, in its never-ending quest to reduce regulations on the agriculture industry, has... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 10, 2020
Amazon Bans Sale of Foreign Seeds

For several months, thousands of Americans have received unsolicited seeds in the mail. Many of... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 9, 2020
California Farmers Left to Battle Wildfires On Their Own

Kendall Richard knows how life can change in an instant. Nearly three weeks ago, she... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
September 7, 2020
Elon Musk Company Implants Chip in Pig’s Brain

Among tech billionaire Elon Musk’s many projects is a smallish one called Neuralink, which is... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 5, 2020
World’s Largest Rooftop Greenhouse Opens In Quebec

The battle to be considered the world’s largest non-traditional farm—hydroponic, rooftop, aeroponic—is never-ending. But last... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 2, 2020
Study Shows Climate Change Will Make Some Californian Crops Untenable

These days there is no shortage of research illustrating the threat of climate change on... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
September 1, 2020
Cow Yoga Embroiled in Controversy From Hindu Organization

Ever since “goat yoga” became a multinational trend, other livestock and farm animals have joined... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 28, 2020
Peaches Recalled in Multiple States After 14 Hospitalizations

In the wake of a gigantic onion recall, another, slightly sweeter contamination has hit: peaches.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 27, 2020
Chinese Entrepreneurs Develop Facial Recognition Software for Livestock

Compared to humans, squirmy pigs and fidgety cows might not make ideal photography subjects, but... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
August 26, 2020