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Study Finds a Correlation Between Farmer Suicide Rates in India and Climate...

An estimated 59,000 farmer suicides over the past 30 years can be linked to increasing... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 1, 2017
Can Hydroponic Farming Be Organic? The Battle Over The Future Of Organic...

"This is like Soylent Green in the shape of a vegetable." Is it though?

Dan Nosowitz
May 4, 2017
Dicamba, Monsanto, and the Dangers of Pesticide Drift: A Modern Farmer Explainer

If you're confused about this latest chapter in the ongoing good-versus-evil debate about genetically engineered... (more)

Brian Barth
August 9, 2016
When Plants Are Cut, They Bleed, Sort Of

New research shows us just what happens when a plant is cut. It's some crazy... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 19, 2016
Farm Policy Primer: What is a Conservation Easement?

There are rewards, both moral and financial, for not selling Grandpa's farm to the local... (more)

Brian Barth
November 20, 2015