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Big Ag + Big Pharma = Big Problems
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Maryn McKenna’s Big Chicken goes deep on feeding antibiotics to farm animals. arstechnica.com/science/201...
Where Corn Is King, the Stirrings of a Renaissance in Small Grains
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Breaking with the industrial model of growing corn and soybeans, a growing number of Iowa farmers are putting oats, rye, and other small grains into their crop rotation, a switch that is regenerating soils, cleaning up waters, and providing benefits to family farms.
Exclusive: Tim Belk’s new adventure turned the former retailer into an organic farmer
Tim Belk, former CEO of the Charlotte department store chain that bears his family name, has started an organic farm. www.charlotteobserver.com/n...
Agriculture in India
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Agriculture has been a source of income for a significant percentage of India’s population for centuries. A large mass of irrigable land, geographically varying climatic conditions and a sizeable population belonging to the labour workforce ensured that India became an agricultural country.
Although the country has developed greatly over the years, both indigenously and kmwagri.com/agriculture-in-...
As ethanol cropland grew, carbon releases undercut climate goal, study says
Government incentives were aimed at greenhouse gases, but corn sprawl set off major emissions, UW-Madison research suggests. host.madison.com/wsj/news/l...
La Via Campesina responds to COP23 calls for Peasant Agroecology
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Our call for system change is urgent because the damage is growing. Commons, including land, forests and water, must be protected and restored to the people. viacampesina.org/en/via-cam...
Boost your plant nutrition and agricultural output with the best fertilizers
Providing proper nutrients to the plants is essential for their healthy growth. Usually, plants take nutrition from the soil. But if the soil has lost its fertility, then you have to add the essent… agromastercommy.wordpress.c...
Agriculture mergers won’t hinder consumer choices — they’ll better them
No one likes industry concentration, just for the sake of concentration but there is a strong business case for agriculture mergers. thehill.com/opinion/energy-...
How the Farm Belt Pressured Trump and Beat the Oil Industry
Farm-state governors and senators revolted when the EPA considered steps to dilute the biofuels mandate. www.bloomberg.com/news/arti...
Best University of Uttarakhand
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The Best University of Uttarakhand for B.Sc (Agriculture & Forestry) is RCE(Roorkee College of Engineering) Roorkee. It is the best choice for agriculture and forestry education in India. rceroorkee.tumblr.com/post/...