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This French Startup Wants to be the Future of Foie Gras

In 2010, Rémy Burcelin was mulling over research results in his laboratory when he made... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
New App Aims To Help Farmers Deal With Climate Change

As climate change brings even more unpredictability to farming across the world, a new mobile... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
November 14, 2019
Japanese Scientists’ Discovery Could Prevent Tractor Tipping

Japanese scientists may have figured out the key to preventing tractor-tipping accidents—a leading cause of... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
September 27, 2019
25% of American Farms Don’t Have Access to the Internet

Every two years, the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service releases a report on computer use... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 5, 2019
Five Farm-Themed Dating Websites for Humans and Other Animals

A new breed of Tinder-style apps aims to relieve rural loneliness. While the main market... (more)

David Wilson
September 2, 2019
Arkansas Taps Teens’ Social Media Savvy to Advocate for $6 Billion Rice...

Seventeen-year-old Belle Richardson has spent her summer visiting rice farms, taking rice-centric cooking classes and... (more)

Erica Sweeney
August 25, 2019
Seven High-Tech Scarecrows

Modern scarecrows are a drastic departure from the straw buddy from The Wizard of Oz.... (more)

David Wilson
August 24, 2019
New Research Shows Farms Are the Best Land For Solar Panels

When Byron Kominek returned home to his family farm in Colorado in 2016, he decided... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
August 21, 2019
The Online Beef Between Farmers And Vegans

For the past two years, Derrick Josi has been a daily target for vegans and... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
August 19, 2019
Can High-Tech Tools Solve Beehive Thefts?

Beehive theft is big business.

Jodi Helmer
March 14, 2019