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sustainable agriculture

Earth's Bounty 2.0: Call In About Food and the Environment

Big Burrito Restaurant Group's corporate chef Bill Fuller and The Allegheny Front's Jennifer Szweda Jordan are taking your call

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News Analysis: No-Till Farming Oversight A Sticking Point in Climate Bill

In last week's show, we looked at farming that involves not tilling -- a.k.a., for us ag novices -- not plowing the land.

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If we can grow crops with less energy and less fertilizer, the world wins'

How can farmers keep sediment and pollutants from running into waterways, save money so they can stay in business, and sequester the pote

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The Organic Gardeners: No-Till for Your Home Garden

Home gardens can benefit from not tilling just like farm fields.

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A Closer Look at Chinese Organics

More companies are importing organic products from China and other countries.

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What's Behind the Organic Milk Label?

Products labeled organic used to be associated with hippie culture.

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Starbucks Drops Organic Milk

You won't be able to get organic milk in your latte at Starbucks anymore.

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Getting Gerber Organic Apples

A national baby food company is looking to increase its line of organic products. But first it has to find more organic apples.

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