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Helping Salvadoran Farmers Through Social Enterprise

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador— It’s an almost perverse reality that more than 80 percent of global food production is produced by family...

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Largest Certified Organic Dairy Brand Pledges to Become...

We hear a lot of bold plans for reducing carbon emissions; Microsoft, for example, announced one just a few weeks ago. But large-scale...

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The Rise of Milk Vodka

Fermented dairy drinks have a lengthy history. Ghengis Khan’s army was fueled by fermented mare’s milk in the 13th century. And nomadic...

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Pesticides Can Mess With Baby Bumblebee Brains, Says New...

Much of the research on the ways pesticides affect bees has focused on adult bees. But bee colonies can sometimes operate as large...

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Researchers Say American Rivers Are Getting Sucked Dry...

Those who enjoy sinking their teeth into a juicy burger probably haven’t thought about how it might impact the water of rivers in...

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We Now Know What Makes Durian So Stinky

If you’ve ever been to Southeast Asia, you’re likely familiar with the smell of durians. The flesh of the soccer-ball-sized fruit...