Animals

Bees Can Be Trained to Detect COVID-19

When we think about training animals to complete tasks, it usually involves mammals. Dogs can... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
May 8, 2021
How a Farm Helped Save Sea Turtles in the Cayman Islands

In the Cayman Islands, sea turtles are more than just a majestic creature. The animal... (more)

Shelby Vittek
May 7, 2021
What Happens When Free-Ranging Livestock Overlap With Wildlife?

The line between rangeland and wild land isn’t always so clear, especially not to wild... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 21, 2021
Pet Food Companies Look to the Future With Cell-Cultured Meat

There are a lot of pets that need feeding in the United States. Around 67... (more)

Shelby Vittek
April 19, 2021
Harvest Hosts Connects Family Farms With RV Travelers

Last spring, as the pandemic shuttered small businesses across the country, Dave Putnam began to... (more)

Shelby Vittek
April 17, 2021
What Mario Kart Can Teach Us About Equitable Farming

What does a Nintendo racing game first released in 1992 have to do with the... (more)

Shelby Vittek
April 14, 2021
How Insect Sex Pheromones Are Saving Argentina’s Wine Industry

In 2008, a new pest appeared in South American vineyards for the first time. The... (more)

Shelby Vittek
April 10, 2021
Research on Aquatic Farmed Animal Welfare Is Pitifully Limited

There is a fundamental tendency of humans to identify more with the animals that are... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 9, 2021
Study: Strategies Can Drastically Cut Emissions From Livestock

The beef industry is a significant producer of not just steaks but gases. A new... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 9, 2021