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11.22.18

Gas Companies Are Neighbours from Hell in This Rural Vancouver, BC Community

Farmington residents say tremors from nearby fracking feel like a truck crashing into your house at 60 km/h.

3.1.18

South Africa is trying to stop paying white farmers when it takes their land

The country already allows land seizure, known as expropriation, but the constitution requires that the owners receive payment.

10.17.17

Indian farmers are burying themselves alive to protest the government

Indian farmers are burying themselves alive to protest the government

2.5.17

Why China's government wants its people to eat more potatoes

China has a problem: it has to feed 20 percent of the world's population with just 10 percent of the world's arable land.

7.6.15

The Rewilding

Fewer people live in Nebraska these days than on Mars. In an electrified compound, the last ranchers on the Great Plains fight to stave off predators—lions, cheetahs, hyenas—imported by the wealthy.

5.18.15

Slugs Are Destroying the Businesses of Oregon's Sustainable Farmers

Slugs are costing eco-friendly farmers in the Pacific Northwest tens of thousands of dollars each year. But even after Oregon hosted a "Slug Summit" to deal with the gastropods, no one seems to know how to fix the problem.

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