Plants

‘Megadrought’ in American West May Trigger First-Ever Water Shortage Declaration

The American West has been suffering from what’s sometimes referred to as a “megadrought,” centered... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 23, 2021
Remembering My Grandmother On Earth Day

Last Earth Day, about a month into lockdown, I got a call I’d been dreading... (more)

Shelby Vittek
April 22, 2021
Smokable Plants You Can Grow That Aren’t Marijuana Part 2

If you’ve started a garden over the past year, you may have fed your family... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 18, 2021
Harvest Hosts Connects Family Farms With RV Travelers

Last spring, as the pandemic shuttered small businesses across the country, Dave Putnam began to... (more)

Shelby Vittek
April 17, 2021
Indigenous Plant Nurseries Look to Revive Landscapes and Cultures

The nursery at the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (CTUIR) is not your... (more)

Catie Joyce-Bulay
April 16, 2021
Drought Threatens Spring Wheat in the Plains

Things are dry and dusty in the Upper Midwest, the Northern Plains states and the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 15, 2021
What Mario Kart Can Teach Us About Equitable Farming

What does a Nintendo racing game first released in 1992 have to do with the... (more)

Shelby Vittek
April 14, 2021
Corteva Throws in the Towel on Dicamba Pesticide

It looks like the many lawsuits and controversy surrounding dicamba have had some effect. Corteva... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 13, 2021
How to Germinate Seeds With an Instant Pot

In recent years, the Instant Pot has soared in popularity as a one-stop shop for... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 11, 2021