Farming has been a staple in Ontario for hundreds of years.But this season’s crop failure, along with other economic issues, is starting to hit Ontario farmers hard.The province’s crop insurance premiums are at a record high of $6.7 million per farm, the highest since 2006.And there is mounting concern that the rate could reach $7.5 […]
Farmers in Florida are facing drought conditions that have the potential to be disastrous for the state’s agricultural industry, according to a study published in the US Department of Agriculture.The study, by the USDA’s National Agricultural Research Service (NARS), found that the drought has forced farmers to relocate crops to places where they are less […]
The new land in the Mojave desert is ripe for the taking, and if you can find a way to get there, it might be the best place to farm your way out of poverty.Here’s why you need help to get to the next level.“In this desert, the most important thing is not what you […]
What do you think about the drought?Do you think this is a good or bad thing?What are your thoughts on the drought in California?Share your thoughts below.
Subsistence farming is the most sustainable agricultural practice because it requires fewer inputs than intensive agriculture, but it’s not the only sustainable agriculture option.This article explores which farming methods can work best for you.The article focuses on sustainable food systems.You may also like to read the article: The Five Biggest Subsisting Agriculture Mistakes that Will […]
“When the world’s leading biotechnology company comes along and says that a plant doesn’t need to be genetically modified, it is saying to the world that we don’t care if it works or not.We want a better world.”— Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) September 24, 2017 “The bottom line is, Monsanto has spent more than $60 […]