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  • Recycling diesel emissions for farm fertilizer?

    Recycling diesel emissions for farm fertilizer?

    Canadian farmer Gary Lewis, fed up with the failures of synthetic fertilizer, has invented a system called Bio-Agtive Emissions Technology, a tractor add-on that recycles diesel emissions into fertilizer.

  • Aspiring farmers find creative ways to succeed

    Aspiring farmers find creative ways to succeed

    Sarahlee Lawrence and Amy Ridout are part of a wave of young farmers determined to remake the American food system.

  • Farm incubators help would-be farmers succeed on their own

    Farm incubators help would-be farmers succeed on their own

    Viva Farms is a "farm incubator" in Washington's Skagit Valley that helps aspiring cash-poor farmers like Nelida Martinez start and successfully operate their own businesses.

  • When the bear comes too close to home

    When the bear comes too close to home

    It's easy to love wild animals like bears until they actually start eating your chickens and coming a little too close to your family for comfort.

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