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6 Ways To Fight Garden Frost

The onset of fall brings seasonal joys like apple picking, fresh-baked pumpkin pies and picturesque... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
September 26, 2020
Good Old-Fashioned Earth Soil Will Be Heading to Space for the First...

Growing plants—especially edible plants—in space has a long history. But those plants have been grown... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 25, 2020
Hemp Groups Say New DEA Rule Could Hamper Growers

A group representing hemp growers is suing the Drug Enforcement Administration over a new rule... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 22, 2020
We Can Now Cryogenically Freeze Avocados for Future Generations

No one loves avocados more than millennials. The health-conscious generation likes to smush the buttery,... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
September 21, 2020
4 Easy Veggies to Grow Inside

The gardening fun doesn’t have to stop because winter is coming.  If you have potted... (more)

Alex Robinson
September 19, 2020
Trump Administration Rejects Biofuel Exemptions for Small Refineries

The Environmental Protection Agency has rejected 54 requests for exemptions that would let small refineries... (more)

Alex Robinson
September 15, 2020
Plants Could Help Find Dead Bodies

The vibrant maples, high-branching hickories and leafy beech that populate our forests absorb carbon from... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
September 14, 2020
Breeders Release Three New Apples for American Farmers

It wouldn’t be a stretch to say apples are a centerpiece of American agriculture.  The... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
September 12, 2020
Trump Administration to Investigate ‘Threat’ of Mexican Blueberries

The United States is the world leader in blueberry production, but some farmers see a... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 11, 2020