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Plant Life is Spreading Around Everest

The Himalayas are becoming greener as glaciers continue to melt. The Asian mountain range, which... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 13, 2020
This Farmer Wants to Return Our Bodies to the Land

Suzanne Kelly digs in when it comes to dirt. She reflects on the insects and... (more)

Lynn Freehill-Maye
January 5, 2020
Monsanto Attempts Defense That Would Negate All Glyphosate-Causes-Cancer Lawsuits

Monsanto, acquired last year by Bayer AG, is the subject of literally thousands of lawsuits... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 26, 2019
5 Eco-Friendly Christmas Tree Alternatives

Some folks use artificial Christmas trees because they can’t be bothered to deal with a... (more)

Brian Barth
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
Freight Farms Takes Container Growing to the Next Level

From the outside, it resembles any one of the 17 million shipping containers that are... (more)

Andrew Amelinckx
December 9, 2019
Feed Supplement Could Help Cows Burp Up Less Methane

A new citrus and garlic feed supplement could help dairy farmers offset their cows’ methane... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 6, 2019
Spent Grain From Breweries Could be Repurposed as Fuel

Leftover grain from breweries, which might otherwise end up in landfills, could be used to... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
December 2, 2019