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Food is a central part of life and the health of the planet. An estimated 10% of greenhouse gas emissions are caused by agriculture. Much research still needs to be done on energy, soil and water conservation measures that can help both the planet and farmers.

With an exponential population growth, we should also consider the sustainability of our diet, including what type of farming and what types of food are most sustainable. Additionally, we’ll also look at tech innovations for feeding a growing population.

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The Beginner’s Guide to Raising Backyard Chickens

Dec 24, 2023 - Jane Marsh

Raising backyard chickens is a beautiful experience. Sure, it can get messy, but those moments…

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How to Start a Student Garden at Your School

Dec 18, 2023 - Jane Marsh

Creating a student garden at your school can be a great way to learn about biology, sustainability and more. Get started with six easy steps.

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Low-Maintenance Farm Animals for Busy Backyard Farmers

Dec 16, 2023 - Rachel Lark

Do you ever have a dream of running a homestead or being self-sufficient, but you…

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What Does Foraging Mean?

Dec 11, 2023 - Steve Russell

You may walk outside and notice a delicious looking berry on a wild bush or…

What Are The Impacts of Agriculture to the Society? Unveiling Hidden Influences

Nov 24, 2023 - Steve Russell

You bite a crisp apple, but have you ever stopped to think about the journey…

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Crop Rotation Families 101: Everything You Need to Know to Plant Smarter

Nov 14, 2023 - Steve Russell

Crop rotation is a way for the agricultural sector to keep their lands nourished. It…

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10 Farm Safety Tips for a Better Work Environment

Nov 7, 2023 - Steve Russell

Farmers work outdoors in all weather conditions, operate heavy machinery, and handle large animals on…

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GMOs and Climate Change: The Unexpected Truth

Nov 5, 2023 - Rachel Lark

Although many people aren’t fond of genetically modified foods, they are essential for the fight…

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7 Tips for Planning a Sustainable Vegetarian Thanksgiving

Nov 2, 2023 - Jane Marsh

Thanksgiving is a memorable holiday for many Americans. It’s a day families come together and…

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How Foods Earn the USDA Organic Certification

Oct 31, 2023 - Rachel Lark

Organic food is generally considered safer and healthier than inorganic options. Grocery stores often charge…

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Start a Profitable and Sustainable Niche Farm

Oct 27, 2023 - Jane Marsh

Is your dream to live on the land and give back to society through a…

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Is There Vegan Halloween Candy?

Oct 16, 2023 - Jane Marsh

Everyone should be able to enjoy the sweetest holiday of the year without fear. No…