Scientists Developing Salt-Tolerant Rice
Scientists are developing a salt-resistant variety of rice, a move prompted, in part, by last year’s Japan tsunami, which...0
The Push for Federal GMO Labeling
The man behind the popular 2008 documentary Food, Inc. is out with a new project aimed at getting the...
Is Civilization a Bad Idea?
We don’t want to ask the question: Is civilization good for you (or me)? Instead we want to ask:...
Agriculture’s Role in Our Societies Not So Simple
The tidy picture of seemingly inevitable social “progress” following the appearance of domesticated plants is challenged by a study...