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Suspicious Seed Packets Turning Up In North American Mailboxes

Suspicious seeds are turning up in mailboxes across North America, and officials in Canada and U.S. are begging people not …

Turning To Regenerative Agriculture To Improve Food, Farming, And Human Health

In my work as an agriculture consultant, I make the argument all the time that the way we are growing …

How A Global Pandemic Is Impacting The Environment

Isolation and social distancing are necessary for our health, and obeying these rules and recommendations is having a significant impact …

The Grow Your Own Movement Sweeping Across Cities

The coronavirus outbreak has been challenging for us all, but in a way, it’s also been inspiring. People who have …

Industry Insider: Good Deeds By Emerald Harvest

Over the last several weeks, we’ve heard of many different companies stepping up to join the battle against COVID-19. Hockey …

Gardening Brings Joy, Boosts Mental Health When We Need It Most

Whether a seasoned gardener or just beginning to learn the tricks of the trade, National Gardening Day (April 14th) is …

Study Finds Climate Change Will Expand Globe’s Agricultural Land

Living in the Canadian province of Quebec, I’ve dreamed of having a longer outdoor growing season. Like many places, our …

Research Finds CBD To Treat More Neurological Disorders

These days, it’s common to hear someone talking about suffering from pain and someone else asking them if they’ve tried …

Saving Pollinators Through The Art Of Beekeeping

It’s no secret we all need to be doing something to save the bees. Pesticide exposure and habitat destruction mean …

An Urgent Call For Action In Australia As Fires Rage On

Almost 400 scientists are making a desperate plea to politicians in Australia. They’re begging the government to rapidly reduce greenhouse …

New Cannabis Law Raises Legal Age In Quebec To 21

Quebec is rolling out new rules where cannabis is concerned, ruffling the feathers of many people in the province’s younger …

‘The Game Changers’ Sheds Light On Benefits Of Plant-Based Diets

Some nights, you can waste 45 minutes searching Netflix for something decent to watch. Others, you stumble upon a fantastic …

Unclear Labels A Driving Force Behind Food Waste

You may not know it, but there’s a good chance you’ve thrown perfectly fresh food into the garbage. A recent …

Regenerative is the New Sustainable

  What do you think; are we doing our humanity justice?  For everything that humanity has going for it, do …

Millions Take Part In Global Climate Strikes

What are you doing on Friday? Millions of young people around the world are begging for their futures, and they’re …

Legalization 2.0. Edibles Market Set To Open In Cannabis World

A single ingredient can elevate a recipe to the next level. It can make or break a dish and keep …

Farmer Offers Chance to Pick Your Own Hemp to Make CBD Medicine

A farm in Maine is offering people a unique opportunity; a chance to pick their own hemp from the fields …

Wild Parsnip Burns Little Boy In Ottawa, Canada

What happens when you come into contact with wild parsnip? Unfortunately, a 4-year-old boy in Ottawa, Canada, recently found out. …

100,000 Plants At Risk After Harmful Pathogen Found Inside Nursery

Plant pathogens can be devastating; beyond putting the plant at risk, the financial impact can also be huge, especially when …

Health Canada’s Rules Surrounding The Cannabis Edibles Market

Canadians looking to consume cannabis edibles once they become legal are being warned to ‘start low, go slow’ by the …

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