Sunrise on Battlefield Lavender Farm

Battlefield Lavender Farm: Solar Powered Processing

By Chris Lent, NCAT Agriculture Specialist It's hot outside!…
Olive trees in a vineyard agroforestry system provide shade to Malbec vines below, protecting them from extreme heat and sunburn.

Agroforestry and Agrivoltaics: Two Appropriate Technologies for Smart Shade on Farms

By Katherine Favor Extreme heat is making news headlines across…
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Agrivoltaics Help Keep the ‘Farm’ in ‘Solar Farm’

National Public Radio's Morning Edition reported on research…
photo montage of groups of people outdoors and words 2024 Field Day SeasonPFI

Summer Field Day Series Scheduled

Practical Farmers of Iowa (PFI) announced its 2024 Field Day…
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Forest Legacy Program to Conserve Working Forests

The USDA Forest Service is partnering with States to conserve…
USDA buildingUSDA photo by Lance Cheung.

Nominations Invited for Federal Advisory Committee for Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production

USDA is seeking nominations for four positions on the Federal…

New York Grants Expanding Access to Healthy Food and Markets

The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets, in…

UNFAO Launches Initiative to Reduce Need for Antimicrobials on Farms

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)…
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Veggie Rx Produce Prescription Program Promotes Wellness

University of Minnesota Extension posted a feature on Veggie…