Monthly Archives: March 2017

A Farmer’s Secret Weapon

Bees are a vital part of the farming process. Many crops rely in some way on pollination via bees. These crops, close to 100 species, make up about 1/3 of the US diet including apples, almonds, cherries, strawberries, etc. With … Continue reading

Saving the World, One Seed at a Time

They call it the “Doomsday Vault”. How can a building that was purposely constructed as a fortress in remote location be so beautiful? The Svalbard Seed Vault has an art installation by Norwegian artist Dyveke Sanne in the entrance, which … Continue reading