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Growing Mainstream: How Gardeners are Becoming the New Influencers

When Timothy Hammond decided to document his gardening adventures on Instagram, he thought he might... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
May 25, 2020
Horticultural Therapy to the Rescue

There’s no doubt that starting a garden has recently become a popular hobby. Many people... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
May 18, 2020
The Allure of Hops Turns Sour for Some Canadian Growers

Dozens of farmers in the Canadian province of Ontario dove into growing hops in recent... (more)

Alex Robinson
May 4, 2020
Less Than a Third of the World Can Feed Itself From Local...

It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic is disrupting global food supply chains in significant... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 27, 2020
How Five Friends Are Saving Their Tulip Farm From COVID-19

In Skagit Valley, Washington, the sight of sprouting tulips means far more than a sign... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 26, 2020
Adventures in Hemp Planting-Gear Malfunction

The following excerpt is from Doug Fine’s new book American Hemp Famer: Adventures and Misadventures... (more)

Doug Fine
April 23, 2020
Pennsylvania Businessman Looks to Plug Dairy Supply Chain Gaps

Neil Messick has relied on the support of dairy farmers to keep his family’s business... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 23, 2020
New Documentary Explores One Agronomist’s Complex Legacy

Norman Borlaug dedicated his life to tackling world hunger. But the renowned agronomist’s work, which... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 21, 2020
The Biofuel Industry Is Really Struggling Right Now

The various measures taken to attempt to curtail the spread of COVID-19 have taken their... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 14, 2020