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Unexpected Pesticides Found on Cilantro

Every year, the US Department of Agriculture releases information on pesticides used on fruits and vegetables.

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Water Lessons From Israel

A lot of fresh water goes to grow food. But as the population increases in the world so does the demand for that water.

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Farmers Could Play Major Role in Reducing Lake Erie Pollution

What's good for crops is often bad for water quality.

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Make Money, Protect the Climate, with Manure

The U-S Department of Agriculture recently promised international leaders it would reduce greenhouse gases emitted from large dairy herds

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Farmland Goes Idle

The US is not farming as much land.

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