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New Study Details How Climate Change Will Affect California Agriculture

A study provides an overview of California's agricultural industry as it faces climate change.

Dan Nosowitz
March 1, 2018
EPA Shuttering Program That Aids the Study of Chemical Effects on Children

The NCER, which funds research on how pesticides (among other products) effect the health of... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 27, 2018
Supermarket Food Waste: What’s Most Likely to Get Tossed?

A banana doesn't have to be perfectly yellow to be perfectly good!

Dan Nosowitz
February 12, 2018
New Paper Suggests Replacing Tobacco Farms With Solar Panels

This approach to solar farms seems to have positive environmental, financial, and public health benefits.

Dan Nosowitz
February 6, 2018
Wildflowers Are Definitely the Prettiest Way to Reduce Pesticide Use

And this new method might be more effective, too.

Dan Nosowitz
February 1, 2018
The Story Behind the Beauty Industry’s Most Eco-Friendly Packaging

A recyclable, compostable shampoo bottle is a tall order, but teamwork made it happen.

Annie Tomlin
January 15, 2018
Meet Ken Greene: A Book Worm With a Green Thumb:and a Passion...

This former children's librarian now runs one of the nation's foremost seed companies.

Annie Tomlin
January 9, 2018
Fish Are Fed With Booze Waste at this Distillery/Winery/Brewery/Fishery On the Shores...

A first-of-its-kind experiment meshes aquaculture with alco-culture. (That last one isn't a real word, but... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 4, 2017