A new study conducted in July showed that wild bees add at least $1.5 billion in yields to six U.S crops.
Category Archives: Agriculture
The World’s Largest Urban Farm — On a Rooftop in Paris — is Thriving
On the rooftop of an exhibition hall in southern Paris, the world’s largest urban farm has started to bear fruit and vegetables.
Mexico City is Using Aztec-era ‘Floating Gardens’ to Feed its People
On the outskirts of Mexico City, small farmers in the neighborhood of Xochimilco are filling the demand for fresh, local food.
Agricultural Startup Grows Food in Self-Sustaining Pods
These new self sustaining farm pods can grow over 100 pounds of fresh produce a week!
Florabotics is Working to Eliminate Food Waste
This team of students is turning to AI and robotics to help eliminate waste for crop farmers.
Cities are Turning to Vertical Farms to Supply Fresh Produce
With the supply chain struggling to keep up, cities are sourcing fresh produce from urban vertical farms.
Meet India’s “Forest Man”
India’s “Forest Man” has been planting trees on a small island for 40 years. Now, elephants, tigers, and buffalo are returning.
Small Farms are Turning to Solar for Big Growth
Small farms are struggling. This new approach to growing could help under-performing farms become a hub of growth and energy.
The Farming Industry is Growing Up: A Look into Vertical Farming
As we become a more educated society we learn how to improve our quality of life and reduce our impact on the planet.
Here we grow again…
Unsustainable agricultural practices have put quite a strain on the planet. Pasture and cropland currently occupy over 30% of the entire world. To accomplish this feat, millions of acres of habitat and forest was destroyed.