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Study Shows Need for More Sustainable Ag Research Funding

At Montana's Vilicus Farms, 24 different crops are rotated with pollinator-friendly border plantings A new study published in the journal Environmental Science & Policy highlights the need for increased funding for ecological agriculture research to learn more about this important practice and its crucial role in addressing the world food crisis and mitigating [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:50+00:00 December 29th, 2015|0 Comments

Hundreds of Thousands of ‘Ohi‘a Trees Killed by Mysterious Disease (w/ video)

‘Ohi‘a trees affected by the disease on the Big Island. Frame grab from DLNR video Rapid ‘Ohi‘a Death, a mysterious disease, has already killed hundreds of thousands of Hawaii’s iconic and native ‘ohi‘a, the backbone of Hawaii’s native forests and watersheds, according to the state Department of Land and Natural Resources. While the [...]

By | 2016-11-10T05:40:50+00:00 December 28th, 2015|0 Comments