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The Future of Ocean Farming

For all his life, Alaskan fisherman Dune Lankard has looked to the sea—for food, work... (more)

Shelby Vittek
June 28, 2021
Can Oyster Farming Save the North Carolina Coast?

Niels Lindquist grows seed oysters on 16 acres of shellfish leases, scattered along the North... (more)

Jodi Helmer
June 27, 2021
How Bee-Impersonating Flies Help With Pollination

Bees and butterflies might be the best-known pollinators, but they aren’t the only ones. Bats,... (more)

Shelby Vittek
June 24, 2021
Thousand-Year-Old Egg Found in Poop Hole

When you start digging in a big hole full of ancient human poop, you may... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 23, 2021
It’s a Great Time to Find a Local Egg Dealer

First came the chickens, then came the eggs. When Helen Baldus acquired her first two... (more)

Shelby Vittek
June 21, 2021
USDA to Strengthen Antitrust Laws for Meatpacking

For decades, the meat industry has enjoyed what the National Farmers Union calls “lax antitrust... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 16, 2021
How Can We Prevent the Next Zoonotic Disease Outbreak?

For some, reports of a deadly new virus spreading across the planet seemingly came out... (more)

Shelby Vittek
June 14, 2021
The Final Days of Foie Gras?

The European Union this week took a small but significant step toward banning the production... (more)

Josh Voorhees
June 11, 2021
A Group of Indigenous Fishermen Want to Take the Government of Canada...

Cody Caplin is frustrated. The Indigenous fisherman catches lobster, salmon and smelt in the waters... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
June 10, 2021