Former Tyson Growers Face Drastic Decision: Make Costly Upgrades or Lose Everything

Former Tyson Growers Face Drastic Decision: Make Costly Upgrades or Lose Everything

After shutting down multiple processing plants, Tyson canceled farm contracts without warning. Many farmers are now seeking alternatives to save their land.
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It’s Farmers Market Season—Let’s Get Cooking!

It’s Farmers Market Season—Let’s Get Cooking!

These whole-plant recipes focus on delicious, in-season fruits and vegetables that you can find at your...
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Farmers Die by Suicide 3.5 Times More Often Than the General Public. Here’s Why.

Farmers Die by Suicide 3.5 Times More Often Than the General Public. Here’s Why.

Mounting farm stress results in a significantly higher suicide rate for farmers. We’re here to help.
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Transfarmation Is a Finalist for the Food Planet Prize—the World’s Biggest Environmental Award!

Transfarmation Is a Finalist for the Food Planet Prize—the World’s Biggest Environmental Award!

From over a thousand nominated projects, Transfarmation’s inclusion among the seven finalists confirms the growing awareness...
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18 Billion Animals Raised for Meat Wound Up As Food Waste. Here’s Why.

18 Billion Animals Raised for Meat Wound Up As Food Waste. Here’s Why.

Our profit-driven food system disregards animals’ lives and increases food waste. We need to build something...
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Mega Factory Farms Are Taking Over America

Mega Factory Farms Are Taking Over America

The 2022 agricultural census reveals that American farms are consolidating into mega factory farms so rapidly...
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Our Four Favorite Plant-Focused Recipes for Easter

Our Four Favorite Plant-Focused Recipes for Easter

These whole-plant recipes combine the flavors of the Easter holiday to celebrate renewal and growth.
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Women in Agriculture: How Women Shaped Modern-Day Farming

Women in Agriculture: How Women Shaped Modern-Day Farming

Prehistoric women were the world’s first farmers. Today, women are still making important contributions to our...
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Thousands of Birds Killed, Farmer Livelihoods Jeopardized by Cooks Venture Closure

Thousands of Birds Killed, Farmer Livelihoods Jeopardized by Cooks Venture Closure

At 5:30 a.m., Leslie Harp’s chicken house received 72,000 chickens from Cooks Venture, Harp’s contracted integrator....
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Plant Futures: How Higher Education Is Working with Plant-Based Farming

Plant Futures: How Higher Education Is Working with Plant-Based Farming

Berkeley students are working with businesses for plant-based solutions to world problems—and younger students could benefit...
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