for profits outweighs "green" agricultural practices...(Natural News) People who turn to medical marijuana are often drawn to the fact that it's natural. This is indeed a great quality from a health standpoint, but environment-minded marijuana
They tell all in their new book The Market Gardener: A Successful Grower's Handbook for Small-Scale Organic Farming, sharing many of the secrets they've uncovered about the local nature of food production. There's no need for large agricultural
At Silicon Valley startup Iron Ox, the plan for agriculture, or at least leafy greens, is to automate the entire growing process indoors with robots and artificial intelligence.
Neonicotinoid pesticides have been blamed for bee declines, and studies also link them to declines in aquatic insect communities. Many flying insects have aquatic life stages. More research is underway to better understand the causes and ramificat
But, as Reuters points out today, RoundUp isn't the only Monsanto herbicide causing outrage in the ag community these days as state regulators all across the country say they're being flooded with reports from farmers that Dicamba, Monsanto's othe
Chris Burggraeve is one of many entrepreneurs and investors increasingly flocking to the cannabis industry from the traditional business world
Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto's Roundup, is the most heavily used agricultural chemical of all time.
Those in favor of GMO crops ?" who tend to also be the ones who benefit from it financially ?" say that they will end world hunger, but now such lofty proclamations have been deflated as a new study shows that pests are quickly developing resista
Earlier this year we wrote about a series of court documents that were unsealed and seemingly revealed a startling effort on the part of both Monsanto and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to work in concert to kill and/or discredit independe
China's longest tunnel is the eight-year-old 85km Dahuofang water project in Liaoning province, while the world's longest tunnel is the 137km main water supply pipe beneath the city of New York.