#Agriculture

  • Article: This Seed Bank in the Arctic Holds More Than 1 Million Seeds

    This Seed Bank in the Arctic Holds More Than 1 Million Seeds

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 26, 2020

    “It’s really just the tip of the iceberg of a global conservation effort.” Read more

  • Feature: This Organization Is Empowering Millions of Small Farmers to Fight Hunger and Lift Themselves Out of Poverty
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    This Organization Is Empowering Millions of Small Farmers to Fight Hunger and Lift Themselves Out of Poverty

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Feb. 9, 2020

    Investing in rural communities is key to building peace and prosperity. Read more

  • Article: Model Arizona Muse Shares Her Top Tips on Making Fashion Sustainable

    Model Arizona Muse Shares Her Top Tips on Making Fashion Sustainable

    By Helen Lock|Jan. 28, 2020

    From how to buy second-hand to "adventurous" renting. Read more

  • Article: Impossible Foods Unveils Meatless Pork and Sausage for More Plant-Based Alternatives

    Impossible Foods Unveils Meatless Pork and Sausage for More Plant-Based Alternatives

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 10, 2020

    The “pork,” which will debut at Burger King, could also become a hit in China. Read more

  • Article: Refugees and Local Farmers Work Together to Improve Life in Settlements in Uganda

    Refugees and Local Farmers Work Together to Improve Life in Settlements in Uganda

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 16, 2019

    Refugees build their own houses and use their gardens to grow food to supplement their rations. Read more

  • Feature: The 10 Biggest Environmental Wins of 2019

    The 10 Biggest Environmental Wins of 2019

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Dec. 16, 2019

    “The point of no return is no longer over the horizon. It is in sight and is hurtling toward us.” Read more

  • Article: This Company Is Giving Bees a Super Food to Make Them Stronger

    This Company Is Giving Bees a Super Food to Make Them Stronger

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Oct. 18, 2019

    Healthier bees could mean more food for us. Read more

  • Article: This Hi-Tech Devon Farm Is Testing Ways to Make Agriculture More Sustainable

    This Hi-Tech Devon Farm Is Testing Ways to Make Agriculture More Sustainable

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 8, 2019

    The outcome of the project could transform sustainable farming practices in the UK. Read more