This Farming Startup Cultivates Peace in Conflict Zones Through Trade

This Farming Startup Cultivates Peace in Conflict Zones Through Trade

Natalie Holmes Image via iStock Gernot Würtenberger and Salem El-Mogaddedi gazed across rows of violet saffron unfurling like a carpet ...
In Pictures: How Invention and Necessity Changed America’s Farmland

In Pictures: How Invention and Necessity Changed America’s Farmland

Craig Donofrio In 2017, a mere 1.3 percent of American workers, or 2.6 million jobs, were directly related to agriculture ...
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 ...
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 ...
A New Product Label Promises a Higher Standard for Organic Food

A New Product Label Promises a Higher Standard for Organic Food

Jed Oelbaum It wasn’t so long ago that the term “organic” conjured up images of farmers markets, hippie health food ...
Getting to the Roots of Change with Sustainable Agriculture

Getting to the Roots of Change with Sustainable Agriculture

In case you missed it, Make Change dedicated a week of coverage to the farming and agriculture industry in America ...
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 ...