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Mealworms Can Eat Toxic Polystyrene Foam Safely

Mealworms are commonly used as food for both animals and people. But research over the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 2, 2020
Cow Vocalization Research Described as ‘Google Translate for Cows’

Cow vocalizations go far beyond “moo.” There have been a few really fascinating studies of... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 31, 2019
New Years Resolution: Eat More Wild Pig

Feral pigs are increasingly a huge problem for farmers and ranchers. They destroy crops, tear... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 30, 2019
This Year in Farming and Food

From trade wars to floods and droughts, 2019 has not been easy for many farmers.... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 29, 2019
Meet the Modern Chicken Coop

Overlooking a meadow in South Dakota, the 20 sophisticated chickens of Black Hills Homestead are... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
December 27, 2019
Meet the Goats That Saved Ronald Reagan Presidential Library From Wildfires

Scott Morris had never even touched a goat before he decided to buy 100 of... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 18, 2019
Cory Booker Announces Legislation to Scale Back Factory Farms

Senator Cory Booker, New Jersey’s junior senator and a Democratic presidential hopeful, has unveiled a... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 16, 2019
New England Fishermen are Losing Jobs Because of Climate Change

A new study has found that there is another significant threat to New England’s fishing... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
December 11, 2019
The EPA Decides Ranchers Can Use Cyanide Bombs to Kill Coyotes

Despite protests from groups such as the Center for Biological Diversity, the EPA this week... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 11, 2019