The Future of Farming Is Changing for Women

The Future of Farming Is Changing for Women

Casey Hynes Tammy Gray-Steele’s roots are in the rural Oklahoma farm where her family has raised cattle for six generations ...
This Canadian Distiller Is Making Vodka From Milk Byproducts

This Canadian Distiller Is Making Vodka From Milk Byproducts

Jed Oelbaum Not very musical and essentially useless on the dance floor, cows have never really been known as party ...
Why the Farm Bill Matters

Why the Farm Bill Matters

Craig Donofrio — Break It Down Despite its name, the farm bill doesn’t just impact farmers in the United States. This sprawling ...
Bananas As We Know Them May Soon Disappear

Bananas As We Know Them May Soon Disappear

Mark Hay — New and Improved Bananas are in serious trouble. Ninety-nine percent of the world’s commercially exported bananas are ...
Even on a Frozen Rooftop, This Brooklyn Farm Is Growing

Even on a Frozen Rooftop, This Brooklyn Farm Is Growing

Jed Oelbaum It’s off-season at Brooklyn Grange, with no carrots or lettuces lining the frozen rows. Only a few bundled-up ...
Sallie Calhoun: Engineer Turned Soil Health and Sustainable Agriculture Investor

Sallie Calhoun: Engineer Turned Soil Health and Sustainable Agriculture Investor

Bryan Welch—B the Change Sallie Calhoun is a preeminent impact investor focused on soil health and agriculture. But she didn’t ...
Think You Have What It Takes to Become a Farmer?

Think You Have What It Takes to Become a Farmer?

Angela Colley Traffic jams, morning meetings, and bad office coffee: It’s no wonder you’ve found yourself staring at the wan ...
This Man Has a Surprising Idea to Help Black Farmers Thrive

This Man Has a Surprising Idea to Help Black Farmers Thrive

Mark Hay Roughly a century ago, around 1 million black American families worked an estimated 15 million acres of land ...
A Remarkable African Business Empowers Farmers and Makes Going Gluten-Free Easy

A Remarkable African Business Empowers Farmers and Makes Going Gluten-Free Easy

Erin Stewart — Social AdVentures Last year, at age 26, Elizabeth Gikebe had a business idea so good that she ...
John Deere Shows Off Its New, All-Electric Tractor

John Deere Shows Off Its New, All-Electric Tractor

Jed Oelbaum John Deere is plowing the way for more sustainable farming with their new SESAM (Sustainable Energy Supply for ...