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4 New Studies are a Buzzkill for Bees

This summer has seen more bad news for bees. Here are four recent sad studies

Gloria Dawson
July 29, 2013
All Hands on a Horse Body

Jan Barley is a Reiki practitioner; when she touches your horse, she gets results.

Jesse Hirsch
July 26, 2013
Foraging for Scents at Juniper Ridge

At Juniper Ridge, it's all about foraging deep in the woods for scents that'll transport... (more)

Alison Baitz
July 25, 2013
Will a Sheep’s Wool Grow Forever?

If a sheep is left unshorn, will its wool grow forever? Is that healthy? Is... (more)

Jesse Hirsch
July 24, 2013
Dirty Birds: Does Pastured Poultry Mean More Pathogens?

While it’s still a small market, pastured poultry — a method of raising poultry on... (more)

Andre Gallant
July 24, 2013
Pig Tech: Improving Pork’s Future

In a quest to eliminate gestation crates, researches believe they've cracked the code that may... (more)

Gloria Dawson
July 23, 2013
Dear Modern Farmer: What In the Name of God Is Happening to...

Dear Modern Farmer, I've started to notice these little spots on the side of my... (more)

Manjula and Orin Martin
July 22, 2013
Has Industrial Meat Changed?

Chances are if you learned about gestation crates or antibiotic use in industrially raised animals... (more)

Gloria Dawson
July 19, 2013
Pigweed in the Cotton: A ‘Superweed’ Invades Georgia

Stanley Culpepper has spent most of the last decade fighting a monster. In 2004, a... (more)

Andre Gallant
July 18, 2013