Vegetable farms

Walz asks for $ 10 million in drought aid

Governor calls on legislature to approve drought aid subsidies and replenish revolving farm loan funds, especially for farmers without a federal safety net ST PAUL, Minn. – Governor Tim Walz calls on state lawmakers to invest $ 10 million to help farmers still reeling from the historic drought conditions that …

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It’s time for agricultural retailers to invest in precision

Farm supply co-ops and independent farm retailers are enjoying strong financial returns as rising grain prices in the United States enter their second consecutive year. The prolonged period of above-average crop prices leads farmers to increase their spending on agronomic inputs and services. However, while earnings in the agricultural retail …

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Cannabis Goes Green – Eugene Weekly

Emerald Valley Gardens, a small cannabis gardening store near Springfield, is packed with shoppers. At the register, owner Madeline Thomas answers questions about where to find the right pots or brands to buy for novice growers. The shelves are lined with nutrients and soil, and draped with leafy creeping plants. …

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Algae farms in river estuaries can dramatically reduce nitrogen concentrations and prevent environmental pollution

The culture reactor that served as the basis for the model. Credit: Meiron Zollmann A new study from Tel Aviv University and University of California, Berkeley proposes a model according to which the establishment of algae farms in river estuaries significantly reduces nitrogen concentrations in the estuary and prevents pollution …

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