Thu, Nov 15, 2012 11:59 AM by Networx.com
Just why do they have that red thing on their beaks, anyway?
Tue, Nov 13, 2012 8:14 PM by Matt Hickman
After being saved from Sandy's storm surge, a quartet of clucky — and lucky — Brooklynites named Chicki Minaj, Hillary Chicken, Black Betty and Salt Hen Peppa are in need of a new home.
Industry-Leading Lawn Care & Garden Advice
Tue, Nov 13, 2012 6:30 PM by Tom Oder
During storm season, trees can become a treacherous liability, but there are ways homeowners can keep the beauty and shed the fear by following a few simple rules.
Thu, Nov 08, 2012 1:50 PM by John Platt
Multi-university project asks how organic farmers can control these pests and protect their crops.
Thu, Nov 08, 2012 12:47 PM by Shea Gunther
In this guest article, scientist Daniel Hayden makes a case for why California's rejected Proposition 37, which would have required labeling for genetically modified food, was a bad idea.
Mon, Nov 05, 2012 4:14 PM
A climate scientist branches off the academic path and finds satisfaction - and opportunities to make a difference - running a pickle factory.
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 9:40 AM
Video: The drought conditions plaguing farmers in Michigan and other parts of the country have created a boon for pumpkin farmers like Tim Vala in Nebraska.
Wed, Oct 24, 2012 5:08 PM by Tom Oder
Our garden writer explains why you should consider a cover crop in any season and offers suggestions for each region of the country.
Fri, Oct 19, 2012 3:11 AM by Mariette le Roux, AFP
In the district of Warangal, a project to grow cotton in a way that causes less harm to the land is taking root.
Thu, Oct 18, 2012 11:04 AM by Tom Oder
Heronswood's new owners plan to preserve the Washington state property, which has been closed since 2006 when then-owner Burpee had financial problems.
Wed, Oct 10, 2012 1:16 PM by Matt Hickman
Neiman Marcus continues its longstanding, publicity-grabbing tradition of ridiculous Christmas catalog 'fantasy' offerings. And this year, even the backyard chicken movement is involved.
Sun, Oct 07, 2012 4:52 PM by Marc Preel, AFP
The rise of the price of oil and increasingly restrictive health legislation covering dangerous products are giving a boost to green refining.
Fri, Oct 05, 2012 5:07 PM by Rodale News
You may garden just for fun, but you're also protecting your mental and physical health while you're at it.
Wed, Oct 03, 2012 3:05 PM by Agence France-Presse
The first domesticated strain of rice was Oryza sativa japonica, which was grown thousands of years ago from wild rice in China.
Wed, Oct 03, 2012 4:41 AM by Adam Plowright, AFP
The tiny Buddhist-majority nation has an unusual approach to economic development, centered on protecting the environment and focusing on mental well-being.