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Farm App Harvests Big Data

Y Combinator startup FarmLogs is bringing big data to farms - with big investments behind... (more)

Gloria Dawson
March 26, 2014
What’s in a Weed? Unlocking the Genetic Code of Pests

Plant scientists get genomic about weed management.

Alexa Kurzius
March 25, 2014
Why Don’t Young Farmers Get Insured?

Many new farmers lack something important - health insurance.

Sam Brasch
March 24, 2014
Ask an Ag Minister: Denmark’s Dan JØrgensen

Six months ago, Dan JØrgensen never had plans to be Denmark’s agriculture minister. But after... (more)

Jesse Hirsch
March 21, 2014
The Money of Global Warming: Q&A with McKenzie Funk

As the world starts to feel the repercussions of climate change, individuals and companies are... (more)

Charles McFarlane
March 20, 2014
University of California Wants to Bring Edible Schoolyards to Campus

Chef and food activist Alice Waters on Monday night made a big announcement: the University... (more)

Dan Mitchell
March 19, 2014
Unsolved Mystery: Exploding Pig Poop

A year and half and thousands of jars of pig poop later, scientists in the... (more)

Sam Brasch
March 14, 2014
Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus Is Nasty ” and It Could Get Worse

The National Pork Board issued a statement on Tuesday calling Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus its... (more)

Dan Mitchell
March 13, 2014
The Quest to Grow Human Organs Inside Pigs Comes to the U.S.

One of Japan's top stem cell scientists is on his way to California to use... (more)

Sam Brasch
March 13, 2014