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[Translate] By Kieran Cooke / Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     The Cool Farm Tool is boosting production while cutting carbon...

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[Translate]  S.D. Wells  NATURAL NEWS (NaturalNews) The entire organic community of the United States just won a massive victory that...

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[Translate] Environment Creeping bentgrass can cross-pollinate with related wild species and spread uncontrollably. By George...

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[Translate] Less meat, higher yields, open minds, and the right incentives are among the realistic solutions experts see. A boy...

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[Translate] Food . A new short film highlights the joys and challenges of being a young farmer in the arid West. By Chelsey Simpson /...

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[Translate] Food Their fundamental premise is that the value of farmland lies in its contribution to food production, lasting...

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[Translate] By Paul Brown / Climate News Network     Trees planted as windbreaks for crops in Minnesota. (Eli Sagor via Flickr)...

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[Translate]   By Karen Hansen-Kuhn, Foreign Policy in Focus | Report (Photo: Pascal Frei; Edited: LW / TO) The consolidation of...

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[Translate] GRIST … till proven guilty Of course, there are scores of variables when it comes to sustainable farming, but this...

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[Translate] Madeleine Thomas PACIFIC STANDARD The San Juan River is one of the most sacred and agriculturally important areas to the...

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[Translate]   By Tim Radford / Climate News Network     Fertilizers are a major contributor to air pollution in the United...

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[Translate] TAKE PART DAILY   Tove Danovich is a journalist based in New York City. Rising CO2 levels will make plants produce more...

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[Translate] TAKE PART DAILY Human population growth means we need to farm more efficiently so we don’t plow what’s left of the...

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[Translate] By Mark Sumner  DAILY KOS This guy might not be the only one who ends up in a fog. Science Matters Daily Kos While...

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[Translate]   Environment In the process of producing food, we’ve inadvertently filled our planet with toxic forms of nitrogen....

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[Translate] THE BLOG HUFFINGTON POST William S. Becker Executive Director, Presidential Climate Action Project This is the 3rd in a...

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[Translate] Food The U.S.—a primary driver of the climate crisis—still isn’t on board with this historic climate agreement. By...

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[Translate] Algae warning along Lake Erie, in Ohio    REUTERS/Joshua Lott Against the ooze By Heather Mack   GRIST I have a...

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[Translate] Food How can we get the most out of our farmland without harming the planet? I traveled to rural Mexico to learn from...

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[Translate] Red Maxwell By Nathanael Johnson Temple Grandin, an animal scientist who teaches at Colorado State University, works to...

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[Translate] For some Californians the drought means brown lawns. For others, it means nothing to drink. By Sasha Abramsky  THE NATION...

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[Translate] The outbreak has required that farmers resort to fire-extinguisher foam to kill off infected flocks. Can commercial farms...

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[Translate] THE DIRT   by Jared Green “We need solutions to the bee crisis,” said Laurie Davies Adams, head of the Pollinator...

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[Translate] Shutterstock By Nathan Halverson  GRIST This story was originally published by Reveal from the Center for Investigative...

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[Translate] George Monbiot   THE GUARDIAN Children’s tales bear no resemblance to the cruelty of most modern farms, yet this image...

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[Translate] “The only people with reason to oppose the rule are polluters who knowingly threaten our clean water” Lindsay...

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[Translate] Jack Wolf Hive five By Nathanael Johnson GRIST The news about bees’ woes has been circulating for so long that you may...

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Tree-Based Farming Could Deliv...

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[Translate]   By Tim Radford, physician Climate News Network   VIA TRUTHDIG     A forest in Zambia devastated by slash-and-burn...

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[Translate] SALON.COM During 10 years as a pig farmer I came to know pigs as well as I know my own dog. That’s why I quit Bob...

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