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The USDA’s Secret Tech Business

The USDA has long been a major force behind agricultural innovation, from concentrated orange juice... (more)

Tove Danovich
June 23, 2014
3 Futuristic Farm Bots (and 3 We’d Like to See)

A look at the cutting-edge of farm tech, with three real ag-bots, plus a bonus... (more)

Monica Kim
June 19, 2014
The Great Artisanal Cheese Panic of 2014: A Postmortem

Last week's big cheese scare -- that the FDA would ban aging on wooden boards... (more)

Dan Mitchell
June 19, 2014
Amazon Japan Doubles Its Goat Force

Amazon Japan employs a team of goats to take care of weeds and, more importantly,... (more)

Monica Kim
June 17, 2014
The Abstinence Method

Dutch farmers just say no to antibiotics for livestock.

Maryn McKenna
June 17, 2014
Could a Simple New Farm Sack Help Millions of African Farmers? Bill...

How a simple bag is helping African farmers save their crops from pests.

Tyler LeBlanc
June 6, 2014
Garden, Meet Edyn: How the ‘Internet of Things’ Has Moved Outside

A snazzy new start-up, Edyn, joins the ranks of food-focused Silicon Valley hardware.

Caleb Garling
June 5, 2014
Radar Picks Up Massive Grasshopper Swarm over Albuquerque

Radar analysts in Albuquerque, New Mexico were stumped last week when a mysterious blob moved... (more)

Tyler LeBlanc
June 4, 2014
4th Confirmed U.S. Death from Mad Cow Disease in Texas

America's fourth-ever fatal case of the degenerative brain disease variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (vCJD) has been... (more)

Modern Farmer
June 3, 2014