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Know Your Herbs

Today’s consumers have more choices than ever in what kind of treatment we pursue for our healthcare. Whether we are ill or well, we have the option of consulting a conventional medical practitioner o...

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December 01, 2019

Know Your Herbs

Today’s consumers have more choices than ever in what kind of treatment we pursue for our healthcare. Whether we are ill or well, we have the option of consulting a conventional medical practitioner o...

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November 30, 2019

Farming Embraces Precision Agriculture

A lot of great minds are working on improving farming methods that will enable food producers to feed 10 billion people by the year 2050. Precision agriculture, also known as site-specific crop manage...

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November 27, 2019

U.S. Corn Growers: Farmer Strong

Thousands of years ago, farming wasn’t about feeding your neighbors; it was about survival. Cultivating food and keeping animals alive was a life-or-death enterprise. Farmers have always been a tough ...

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November 26, 2019

Corn – 10,000 Years of Evolution

Some like it popped; some like it creamed. Some like it on the rocks, the base for their bourbon; everyone loves it on the cob, dripping with butter and salt-sprinkled, a delicious hand-held summertim...

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November 24, 2019

Horticultural Rehabilitation Therapy

If you have ever gone through physical therapy for an injured knee or back, you understand the essential role therapy plays in your recovery. Physical therapists are clinicians, body coaches, personal...

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November 23, 2019

Hemp: Ancient Crop to Cash Crop

A few years ago, hemp was marijuana’s misunderstood non-psychotropic cousin. Despite its extremely low THC content, hemp spent generations in the penalty box for being a plant species of cannabis sati...

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October 29, 2019

Farming for the Future

Experts estimate the global population will be an astonishing 10 billion people by the year 2050. That growing number of humans, combined with shrinking space and natural resources, is a sobering equa...

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October 28, 2019

When Bad Things Happen to Good Wineries

It’s impossible to write about the impact of fires, floods, pests, and other disasters that have happened to wineries through the ages without acknowledging the horrific fires currently burning in Cal...

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October 27, 2019

A Rose is a Rose: Flower Royalty

Rose gardeners are seriously devoted to their roses. Rarely does one see a neglected rose garden. Once someone gives roses a try, it seems they’re hooked for life. What is it about this universal symb...

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October 26, 2019

Crazy for Cacao

If you’re one of the more than one billion people who eat chocolate every day, chances are your sentiments towards this magic potion run strong and passionate. For thousands of years, chocolate has st...

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October 25, 2019

Yerba Mate: Culture, Ceremony and Caffeine

On a continent that’s home to two of the largest coffee exporting countries in the world (Brazil and Colombia), it’s surprising South America is famous for an even more widely consumed beverage. As th...

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October 23, 2019

Beer Lovers Know: It’s all about the Hops

Some like it strong and bitter. Others prefer the citrusy or floral flavors. Serious beer drinkers are serious about their hops. Aficionados know that a light or white brew will be milder, whereas an ...

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