Food

How does your solar garden grow?

What do solar panels and tomatoes have in common? Living space.

UC Davis and a solar company are investigating whether you can mix farming and utility-scale solar.

Meat bubble

Major investment groups told food companies that meat is too risky.

People might just love meat to death.

City beet

A farm bill just for urban agriculture?

Yes, if Sen. Debbie Stabenow has her way.

Read More

Here are our reading recs to kick off six months of hibernation.

If you’re not planning to move your body for the foreseeable future, might as well keep the brain limber.

Detox

Farmworkers demand ban on a toxic pesticide.

The EPA is considering whether to ban the use of chlorpyrifos, an insect killer that can cause serious damage to human health.

the steaks have never been higher

Grass-fed beef sales jumped 40 percent in 2015.

People bought a lot more grass-fed beef last year. The climate implications are ... uncertain.

FALL IS LOST

How climate change is screwing up your favorite season

Enjoy the autumn while it lasts.

Swamp Things

You may be familiar with food deserts, but have you heard of a food swamp?

Beverly Grant of Mo Betta Green MarketPlace in Denver explains the difference between a food swamp and a food oasis.

green thumb

Lawns are for suckers. Plant a garden — for the climate!

A new study finds home gardening could make major contributions to fighting climate change.