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Mayans Have Farmed The Same Way For Millennia. Climate Change Means They Can't

34 mentions1 week ago
Dionisio Yam Moo stands about four-and-a-half-feet tall, and his skin is weathered from years in the tropical sun. A "proudly Mayan" farmer, he grows corn, beans and vegetables on a ...

By 2030 Megacities May Devour More Than 86 Million Acres of Prime Farmland

favicon Modern Farmer
15 mentions3 weeks ago
A recent study by a group of scientists from around the world finds that by 2030, sprawling mega-cities will squeeze out productive farmland, especially in Asia and Africa, putting a ...

How a climate-friendly flour company built a flourishing market

favicon Grist
14 mentions19 hours ago
Shepherd’s Grain sells not only high-quality flour made from wheat grown with no-till practices. It also sells the story of no-till, a farming method that eliminates the significant climate-warming carbon ...

What Should Be on Trump’s Food Policy Agenda

favicon Eater
19 mentions2 weeks ago
Just two weeks into his presidency, Donald Trump has signed orders implementing sweeping policy changes in the areas of immigration, public health, and trade. While he has yet to touch ...

Agenda / Environment

favicon World Economic Forum
8 mentions1 week ago
We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our site. By continuing to use our site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Commentary and analysis ...

New Deforestation Hot Spots in the World’s Largest Tropical Forests

favicon World Resources Institute
15 mentions1 week ago
|PrintWhere is deforestation worsening around the world? It’s a difficult question to answer, as many forest assessments are often years or even a decade out of date by the time ...