articles tagged "farm and agriculture"

Open Source Seeds

Monday, 10 March 2014 | buzz
Jack Kloppenburg

You’ve heard of open source software, but have you heard of open source seeds? Jack Kloppenburg tells the Buzz all about it. more »

Not Just The Bees: Bayer’s Pesticide May Harm Birds, Too

Monday, 8 April 2013 | buzz
Jimmy Smith/Flickr

Mother Jones’ Tom Philpott joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Monday, April 8, 2013, to talk about Bayer’s pesticides, A pesticide that is mainstream in farming and agriculture, used because it is extremely effective in eliminating unwanted insects. However, studies show this pesticide is also responsible for harming bees and birds. more »

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